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Brachiopod Mountain  Alberta   #5498
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Slate Range

Height: 2667 m -> 8750 feet
Prominence?: 152 m  
Line Parent?: Anthozoan Mountain (2.3 km away, at bearing 163 degrees)
Greater Parent: Anthozoan Mountain (2.0 km away)

Location:   51.48138,-116.03696     51:28:53, -116:02:13   11U 566874 5703799 (24 km E of Sherbrooke Lake). (12 km NE of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/EA83
First Ascent: 1911 J.F. Porter and party
Brachiopod Mountain from the North
1.2 km S of Baker Lake. The mountain shares fossil-rich sedimentary formations with its neighbours Anthozoan and Fossil, and thus comes by its name legitimately.

Trip Reports within 1 km
46 2008.08.22 Brachiopod Mountain - Ridgeline and Meadow Rambles David Wasserman
63 2005.09.05 A Delicious Feast of Summits! (9 Skoki Peaks in 72 Hours) Vern Dewit
30 1994.04.13 Bonnet Glacier Ski Traverse Sandra McGuinness
67 1989.03.24 Ski Patrol: Drummond Glacier, Bonnet Peak, Pulsatilla Pass Robin Tivy
14 null Brachiopod West Face Route Graeme Pole
17 null Anthozoan North Ridge Route Graeme Pole
17 null Heather Ridge - Traverse Route Graeme Pole


Paper Maps
1:50000Lake Louise & Yoho Gem Trek
1:100000Banff & Mount Assiniboine Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
9 Anthozoan and Brachiopod Mountains Rick Collier
7 Brachiopod Summit Block from Ridge David Wasserman
4 Brachiopod Mountain from the North Mitch Sulkers

Placename Photos
12 Mount Douglas and Mount Saint Bride from the West David Wasserman
10 Baker Lake Outflow David Wasserman
10 Brachiopod and Anthozoan from Deception Pass David Wasserman
9 Unity Peak from the Northeast David Wasserman
6 Waterfall on East Side of Brachiopod Mountain David Wasserman
6 Deception Pass David Wasserman