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Younghusband Peak (Younghusband Ridge)  British Columbia/Alberta   #398
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Chaba Icefield

Height: 3170 m -> 10400 feet
Prominence?: 130 m  
Line Parent?: Apex Mountain (1.2 km away, at bearing 194 degrees)
Greater Parent: Apex Mountain (1.0 km away)

Location:   52.22584,-117.81633     52:13:33, -117:48:59   11U 444241 5786471 (16 km S of Fortress Lake). (57 km NE of Mica Creek). NTS Mapsheet: 083.C.04   AreaCode: FL27/CI21
First Ascent: Thursday July 28, 1927 Alfred Ostheimer, Hans Furher
Younghusband Peak and ridge
A rocky fin on the long ridge between the Chaba and Clemenceau Icefields. It is right on the continental divide.

Name Notes: Named after Francis Younghusband, first chairman of the joint Royal Geographical society/Alpine Club Everest Committee in 1921. He was in charge of choosing the expedition members, including Mallory.

Trip Reports within 1 km

2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Robin Tivy

Paper Maps
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
8 Younghusband Ridge from Tusk Glacier Lee Lau
4 Younghusband Peak and ridge Dieter Kepper