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Mount Currie  British Columbia   #655
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges

Height: 2591 m -> 8501 feet
Prominence?: 346 m  
Line Parent?: Hibachi Peak (2.7 km away, at bearing 128 degrees)
Greater Parent: Hibachi Peak (2.7 km away)

Location:   50.24833,-122.78194     50:14:54, -122:46:55   10U 515547 5566265 (23 km NE of Rainbow Lake). (8 km S of Pemberton). NTS Mapsheet: 092.J.02   AreaCode: FM02/CH48
First Ascent: 1922 Survey Party led by A. Campbell
Mt Currie North Face - Spring Conditions.
A massive, multi-summited mountain located south of Pemberton, just north of the Garibaldi Provincial Park boundary. The southernmost summit is the highpoint. The north face is about 2300 m high and offers good extreme skiing gullies when in condition. Some parties have climbed Mount Currie via its easy south slopes, which requires a multiday approach from the Wedgemount Lake area. The most direct route is to climb one of the major gullies on the north face, which is best done on firm snow. The west side also offers a steep but direct hiking approach.

Name Notes: Mount Currie was named for John Currie, the first permanent non-native settler in the Pemberton Valley, who married a native woman and whose descendants are still in the district today. The Currie Ranch was at the mountain's foot, west of the head of Lillooet Lake.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

Trip Reports within 1 km
57 2015.08.11 Mt. Currie via Meadow Route Steve Grant
36 2010.06.05 Mt . Currie Approached from the West Craig Speirs
39 2004.10.09 Mount Currie, Ascent via West Side Chris Kiely
57 2004.04.9 Ski Touring near Mount Currie Mike Peel
39 1990.09.14 Early climbs of Mount Currie Klaus Haring
49 1986.10.11 Mount Currie - North East Ridge Steve Grant


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
13 Mount Currie - R Tivy traversing South Side of NE Ridge Steve Grant
10 Mount Currie - Bible Point on the NE Ridge Steve Grant
9 Mount Currie in Winter from South Robin Tivy
7 Mount Currie - Lake in Upper Gravell Creek Steve Grant
6 Summit Ridge of Mount Currie Sam Mckoy
6 Mt Currie North Face - Spring Conditions. Drew Brayshaw
5 Mount Currie from Whistler Mountain Josef Hanus
3 Looking up the South Face of Mount Currie Sam Mckoy

Placename Photos
10 Hibachi Ridge from the Slopes of Mount Currie Simon Chesterton
4 Hiking the Mount Currie Meadows Martin Ortmayr
4 Currie - Wedge Panorama from Sproatt Paul Baker
3 Western Cayoosh Range and Mount Joffre Mike Cleven