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Whitehorn Mountain  Alberta   #5501
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Slate Range

Height: 2621 m -> 8599 feet
Prominence?: 167 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Richardson (3.4 km away, at bearing 24 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Richardson (3.0 km away)

Location:   51.46796,-116.14197     51:28:05, -116:08:31   11U 559600 5702215 (17 km E of Sherbrooke Lake). (5 km NE of Lake Louise). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.08   AreaCode: FL16/EB64
First Ascent: 1884 A.P. Coleman
4.6 km W of Redoubt Mountain, the western named outlier of the Slate Range. A.P. Coleman's ascent in 1884 was among the earliest recreational ascents in the Rockies. Unfortunately, the mountain is now grossly commercialized by summer and winter operations of the Lake Louise ski area - the summer operations including a fence to separate people from the grizzly bears that frequent the slopes.

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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

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