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Mount Cokely (The Hump)  British Columbia   #6433
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges

Height: 1619 m -> 5312 feet
Prominence?: 127 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Arrowsmith (1.8 km away, at bearing 198 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Arrowsmith (2.0 km away)

Location:   49.23944,-124.58667     49:14:22, -124:35:12   10U 384506 5455286 (16 km E of Port Alberni). NTS Mapsheet: 092.F.02   AreaCode: EM94/CF38
Mount Cokely from the Saddle Route
Adopted as The Hump (mountain) 13 March 1947 on 92F/2, and so-labelled on 1947 & 1948 editions of 92 F/2. The name changed to Mount Cokely 26 November 1973, in association with "Cokely" triangulation station located near the summit, first occupied by Geodetic Survey of Canada 1926-27. Bronze tablet under 5-foot cairn constructed by BC triangulation survey in 1938 - since vandalized.

Named after Leroy Sterling Cokely (1884-1956), DLS, BCLS, with Department of Lands. Cokely received his commission as a British Columbia Land Surveyor in 1910; his biography or obituary is published in the BC Land Surveyors Annual Report, 1957. (November 1973 letters on file B.1.44).

Source: Government of BC, BDGC website

Trip Reports within 1 km
29 2009.03.14 Saddle Ramp Route - Mount Arrowsmith Henrik Hinkkala
24 2008.05.11 Mount Cokely via the Saddle Route David Campbell
24 2000.12.10 Mt. Arrowsmith -- The Standard Traverse. Steven Harng


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
6 Mount Cokely Approach Sasha Kubicek
5 Mount Cokely from the Saddle Route Lucas Earl

Placename Photos
9 Mount Arrowsmith telephoto from Trematon Mountain Lucas Earl
7 Mount Arrowsmith from Mount Cokely Lucas Earl
3 "Crystal Chandelier" near Mount Cokely Henrik Hinkkala
3 Mount Cokely Ice Steven Harng