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Lotus Flower Tower  Northwest Territories   #5741
Ranges: MacKenzie Ranges / Selwyn Mountains / Logan Mountains / Cirque of the Unclimbables Group

Height: 2570 m -> 8432 feet
Prominence?: 160 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Sir James MacBrien (1.3 km away, at bearing 42 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Sir James MacBrien (1.0 km away)

Location:   62.11433,-127.69733     62:06:52, -127:41:50   9V 567971 6887600 (33 km NE of Tungsten). NTS Mapsheet: 095.L.04   AreaCode: GM27/BG19
First Ascent: 1960 Bill Buckingham party
Lotus Flower Tower
This peak is #20 on the Height List for Northwest Territories . This peak is #83 in Prominence List for Northwest Territories .This peak needs no introduction. Unarguably the most beautiful buttress in the Cirque of the Unclimbables. It's located on the southwest ridge of Mount Sir James MacBrien.

Trips within 1 km
33 1995.08.01 Climbing the Lotus Flower Tower - Blitzkrieg(*) Style Mark Kroese
45 1992.04.15 Cirque of the Unclimbables - The Forgotten Yosemite George Bell
11 1981.08.01 Parrot Beak Climbing Routes Route George Bell
24 null Sir James MacBrien Climbing Routes Route George Bell
8 null Lotus Flower Climbing Routes Route George Bell
11 null Tara Tower Climbing Routes Route George Bell
11 null Huey''s Spires Climbing Routes Route George Bell


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Lotus Flower Tower George Bell
8 Busle Tower Ulysse Richard
7 Cirque of the Unclimbables overview - Lotus Flower Tower, etc. John Scurlock
7 Lotus Flower Tower Ulysse Richard
6 Heli Photo Shot Ulysse Richard
4 Butle Tower-Club International Ulysse Richard

Placename Photos
10 Fairy Meadows Andrew Querner
10 Cirque of the Unclimbables Overview George Bell
7 Parrot Beak and Lotus Flower Andrew Querner