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Ovis Mountain (Cathedral Ridge)  British Columbia   #5117
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Canadian Cascades / Okanagan Range / Cathedral Ridge

Height: 2595 m -> 8514 feet
Prominence?: 30 m  
Line Parent?: Stone City Mountain (0.7 km away, at bearing 314 degrees)
Greater Parent: Stone City Mountain (0.7 km away)

Location:   49.03472,-120.20028     49:02:05, -120:12:01   10U 704625 5435092 (3 km S of Quiniscoe Lake). (33 km SW of Keremeos). (1 km NW of Grimface Mountain). NTS Mapsheet: 092.H.01   AreaCode: EM90/AC30
Ovis Mountain
A dramatic notch to the north of the mountain, called "The Giant Cleft", offers a technical rock route up the mountain.

Ovis is Latin for 'sheep'. Bighorn sheep are sometimes seen in the area.

Trips within 1 km
28 2008.08.02 Grimface North Buttress (Driscoll/Fairley Route) Route Doug Brown (Vancouver)
41 2000.08.06 Cathedral Park - Matriarch to Grimface traverse Drew Brayshaw


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8 Ovis Mountain Martin Ortmayr