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Nivalis Mountain  British Columbia   #658
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Garibaldi Ranges

Height: 2659 m -> 8724 feet
Prominence?: 429 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Sir Richard (3.2 km away, at bearing 242 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Sir Richard (3.0 km away)

Location:   49.97778,-122.66167     49:58:40, -122:39:42   10U 524258 5536215 (13 km N of Snowcap Lake). (26 km SE of Whistler). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.15   AreaCode: EM92/JG76
First Ascent: 1968 John Clarke
Nivalis Mountain - East Side
A rugged, glaciated, and rarely visited peak near the eastern boundary of Garibaldi Provincial Park on the divide between Tuwasus and Billygoat creeks. Access is via the logging roads that run up to the park boundary between Tuwasus Creek and Billygoat Creek. Follow a northeast pointing branch of the Tuwasus-Billygoat divide to the glacier east of Nivalis Mountain. Perform a high-elevation clockwise curl of of this peak and ascend the easy, glaciated west slopes to reach the summit.

Trip Reports within 1 km


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
12 Nivalis Mountain - East Side Fred Touche
9 Cornice Collapse on Nivalis Mountain Fred Touche
8 Nivalis Mountain - South Face Fred Touche
7 Nivalis Mountain from just south of Overlord Mountain Lucas Earl
6 Nivalis Mountain telephoto from Mount Cook Lucas Earl

Placename Photos
10 Mount Fitzsimmons from Overlord Mountain Lucas Earl
9 Mount Benvolio from south of Overlord Mountain Summit Lucas Earl
7 Central Garibaldi Park from the Spearhead Range (labeled panorama) Bram van Straaten