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Serov Peak  British Columbia   #6063
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 2094 m -> 6870 feet
Prominence?: 716 m  
Line Parent?: Chimai Mountain (6.2 km away, at bearing 7 degrees)
Greater Parent: Chimai Mountain (6.0 km away)

Location:   49.91611,-123.58945     49:54:58, -123:35:22   10U 457683 5529470 (2 km S of Falk Lake). (36 km NW of Brackendale). (7 km W of Mount Jimmy Jimmy). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.13   AreaCode: EM93/JF18
First Ascent: 1974 John Clarke
Serov Peak from NW
A nice granite horn west of Tzoonie Lake and 2km SE of the head of Falk Lake. Possibly only two ascents to date. Note that the position of this map is slightly different than basemap on the old 1:50,000 maps. The 1:50,000 shows it as having trees up the west slopes, but open slopes facing east.

Name Notes: Named according to the Russian Painters theme of the area. Valentin Alexandrovich Serov (1865 - 1911) was a Russian painter. The greatest works of Serov's early period were portraits ("The Girl with peaches" (1887), "The Girl covered by the sun" (1888); both in Tretyakov gallery). In these paintings Serov concentrated on spontaneity of perception of model and the nature. In development of light and color, in transfer of complex harmony of reflections, in the saturation of the environment by air, in freshness of picturesque perception of the world there appeared the features of early Russian impressionism.

Trip Reports within 1 km
50 1991.04.20 Falk Creek Adventures Klaus Haring


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
9 Serov Peak in the Spring Scott Pick
8 Serov Peak from NW Klaus Haring
6 Serov Peak from Lake Klaus Haring
6 Serov Peak from the West Scott Pick

Placename Photos
7 Labeled Panorama Southwest from Overlord Mountain Lucas Earl