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Pukeashun Mountain  British Columbia   #4108
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Monashee Mountains / Shuswap Highland

Height: 2301 m -> 7549 feet
Prominence?: 1696 m above Cayenne-Celista Pass
Line Parent?: Kitson Peak (40.4 km away, at bearing 28 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Monashee (133.0 km away)

Location:   51.20472,-119.23528     51:12:17, -119:14:07   11U 343851 5674966 (45 km NW of Sicamous). NTS Mapsheet: 082.M.03   AreaCode: FL19/CC03
First Ascent:  unknown ascent
Pukeashun Mountain
This peak is #55 in Prominence List for British Columbia .The highest summit of the Adams Plateau, which is the gentle but hilly range between Adams Lake and the Seymour Arm of Shuswap Lake.

The terrain around this prominent mountain is mostly bare rock. There is no glacier, and no alpine lakes above treeline.

This is an easy hike up to the top, and so it was probably first ascended in pre-european times.

Name Notes: Pukeashun (pronounced Pooh-kee-shuhn) means "White rock" in Shuswap.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

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12 Pukeashun Mountain Matt Lucas