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Mount Agassiz  British Columbia   #4678
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Chehalis Group

Height: 962 m -> 3156 feet
Prominence?: 943 m  
Line Parent?: Bear Mountain (6.2 km away, at bearing 68 degrees)
Greater Parent: The Old Settler (30.0 km away)

Location:   49.27917,-121.82000     49:16:45, -121:49:12   10U 585824 5459160 (4 km SW of Harrison Hot Springs). NTS Mapsheet: 092.H.05   AreaCode: EM91/CI72
Mount Agassiz from the Southeast
Mount Agassiz is a sub-alpine mountain on the north side of the Fraser Valley, just behind Kent Maximum Security Prison. Despite tree cover all the way to the summit, the mountain offers spectacular views of the Fraser Valley.

Name Notes: The Halqemeylem name for Mt. Agassiz is Qweqwatchem, which means "echo" or literally "holler and hear your voice answer you". This name also includes nearby Mt. Woodside. (Sto:lo Atlas)

Trips within 1 km
34 2019.01.13 Climb Mount Agassiz from Harrison Hot Springs Evan Crawford
30 2001.01.07 Scrambling Above the Prisoners: Mount Agassiz Fred Touche

Comments
2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Drew Brayshaw
 

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15 Mount Agassiz from the Southeast Wayne Weber