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Mount Balinhard  Alberta   #464
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges

Height: 3130 m -> 10269 feet
Prominence?: 605 m above Restless-Southesk Pass
Line Parent?: Chivalry Peak (8.8 km away, at bearing 192 degrees)
Greater Parent: Chivalry Peak (9.0 km away)

Location:   52.76060,-117.29984     52:45:38, -117:17:59   11U 479766 5845682 (54 km E of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.C.14   AreaCode: FL27/HC69
First Ascent: 1971 J. Carlson, R. Crampton, R. Hancock
Located SE of Mount Balcarres between the Medicine Tent and Restless Rivers, near Mount Meda on the eastern side of Jasper NP.

Name Notes: Baron Balinhard was one of the titles of James Carnegie (the 9th Earl of Southesk), who travelled through here in 1859, one of the first Europeans to visit the Canadian Rockies.

Trips within 1 km


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

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14 Mount Balinhard from Rocky Pass David Wasserman