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Mount Ross Cox  Alberta/British Columbia   #478
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Hooker Icefield

Height: 2994 m -> 9823 feet
Prominence?: 354 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Scott (2.8 km away, at bearing 247 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Scott (3.0 km away)

Location:   52.45855,-118.01804     52:27:31, -118:01:05   11U 430828 5812529 (14 km S of Simon River Camp). (47 km S of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.D.08   AreaCode: FL28/EA51
First Ascent: 1972 Bob Kruszyna, Harriet Kruszyna
A rocky peak between Alnus Creek (Fortress Lake, Chaba River) and Ross Cox Creek (Whirlpool river).

Name Notes: Ross Cox was an employee of the Northwest Company, and travelled through Athabasca Pass in 1817. Note that this is 7 years before David Douglas went through the pass in 1824.

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Paper Maps
1:100000Jasper and Maligne Lake 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
 

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