Location: 49.93972,-122.94305 49:56:23, -122:56:35 10U 504086 5531930 (5 km E of Garibaldi Lake). (19 km S of Whistler). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.15 AreaCode: EM92/JJ34 First Ascent: 1911 T. Park; H. Korten
An outstanding triple summit on the east side of Garibaldi Lake and on the west of the Cheakamus Glacier. The centre summit is slightly higher than the east summit with a Class 5 gap separating the two. The normal summit route is the via the west ridge and the west summit. The gap between these last two summits is exposed Class 3. The eastern summit of Castle Towers is only a few meters lower than the central summit. From the central summit, it requires a short pitch of 5th class climbing on a sharp ridge to reach. It may be reached easily from the east via the low-angle east ridge. Height is 2676m
Name Notes: Named for its appearance. Mount Castle Towers adopted 2 September 1930 on Garibaldi Park Map; form of name changed to Castle Towers Mountain 3 May 1951 on 92G, as long-established in the mountaineering community and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
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