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Sundial Mountain  Alberta   #389
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Chaba Icefield

Height: 3178 m -> 10427 feet
Prominence?: 349 m  
Line Parent?: Chaba Peak (4.7 km away, at bearing 215 degrees)
Greater Parent: Chaba Peak (5.0 km away)

Location:   52.23270,-117.63251     52:13:58, -117:37:57   11U 456804 5787109 (19 km SE of Fortress Lake). (69 km E of Mica Creek). NTS Mapsheet: 083.C.04   AreaCode: FL27/CG33
First Ascent: 1919 Interprovincial Boundary Commission (CAJ 16-19)
In the southern part of Jasper NP, near the headwaters of the Chaba River. A partially glaciated peak at the head of Warwick Creek. The normal route goes along the glaciated west slopes with a rock scramble on top.

Name Notes: Named in 1919 by The Interprovincial Boundary Survey because some rocks on the summit had an appearance similar to a sundial. They spoke of the peak as a "high, sharp pointed cone."

Trips within 1 km


Paper Maps
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Sundial Mountain from the North Steve Sheriff

Placename Photos
16 View West of Mount Columbia (Labelled) Eric Coulthard
13 View North West of Mount Columbia Eric Coulthard
8 Dais Mountain's Summit Ridge Steve Sheriff