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The Flames (Fire Spires)  British Columbia   #689
Ranges: Fire Spires Range

Height: 2213 m -> 7260 feet
Prominence?: 103 m  
Line Parent?: Ember Mountain (0.4 km away, at bearing 98 degrees)Calc Separation

Location:   49.75853,-122.43246     49:45:31, -122:25:57   10U 540877 5511938 (18 km SE of Snowcap Lake). (51 km E of Squamish). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.16   AreaCode: EM92/HE53
First Ascent: Thursday September 00, 1972 John Clarke
The Flames is part of the Fire Spires, located on the north side of the Terrarosa Glacier near the head of the Stave River. It's a steep, triple-summited rock peak with the western summit being the highest. Access is via logging roads that run up North Sloquet Creek. From the end of the road, overcome a headwall and continue to a pass at the head of North Sloquet Creek. Gain the ridge to the west and follow this ridge north to the Terrarosa Glacier. Cross the glacier and go over Pyrotechnic Pass to the west side of this peak. Scramble up the easy west slope to reach the west summit.

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

Trip Reports within 1 km
19 null Terrarosa Exit Route From Misty Icefields Route Robin Tivy


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16 Fire Spires from the North Terry Halverson