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Mount Paul (The Thumb)  Alberta   #458
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Queen Elizabeth Ranges

Height: 2850 m -> 9350 feet
Prominence?: 175 m  
Line Parent?: Maligne Mountain (4.6 km away, at bearing 31 degrees)
Greater Parent: Maligne Mountain (5.0 km away)

Location:   52.61715,-117.43513     52:37:02, -117:26:06   11U 470540 5829771 (52 km SE of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.C.11   AreaCode: FL27/GE13
First Ascent: 1928 W.R. Hainsworth, M.M. Strumia (AAJ 1-55, CAJ 17-26, 19-57)
Mount Paul from the northwest
Located directly N of the S end of Maligne Lake, NW of Monkhead and SE of Maligne Mountain.

Name Notes: Named in 1911 by Mary Schaffer in 1911 after Paul Sharples who was Mary's 9 year old nephew who was part of her 1911 expedition to Maligne Lake.

Trips within 1 km
80 2005.08.20 Old Goats Summer Camp 2005 : Six Peaks at End of Maligne Lake Rick Collier

Comments

Paper Maps
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Mount Paul Rick Collier
6 Northwest from the Head of Warren Creek Rick Collier
5 Mount Paul from the northwest Dieter Kepper

Placename Photos
10 Maligne Lake from Summit of Warren Rick Collier
9 Mount Charlton from the West Rick Collier