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Alpha Mountain  British Columbia   #737
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges

Height: 2302 m -> 7552 feet
Prominence?: 372 m  
Line Parent?: Serratus Mountain (1.9 km away, at bearing 261 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Tantalus (4.6 km away)

Location:   49.79556,-123.27583     49:47:44, -123:16:33   10U 480148 5515937 (24 km SW of Garibaldi Lake). (10 km W of Brackendale). NTS Mapsheet: 092.G.14   AreaCode: EM93/HC97
First Ascent: 1914 B. Darling; A. Morkill
Alpha Mountain - Northeast Side
Alpha Mountain hovers above the north side of Lake Lovely Water, 5 km west of the lower Sqamish River. Several fine rock routes exist on the mountain's north side. The easiest way to the summit is from the southwest on heather and scree.

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

Trip Reports within 1 km
28 2016.07.04 Niobe without Pelops. Alpha: Gunn with glacier. Matthew Stockinger
41 2010.07.24 Alpha in a day David Collings
40 2010.07.11 Lake Lovely Water, Pelops, Serratus. July 2010 Matthew Stockinger
35 2006.08.18 Scrambled on Mount Alpha - Lake Lovelywater Tom Tiedje
39 2006.08.12 Tantalus High Traverse: Sigurd Creek to Lake Lovely Water Doug Brown (Vancouver)
48 2004.07.15 Tantalus Range: Alpha, Dione, Serratus, Pelops, Niobe Steph Durocher
38 2003.08.19 Alpha-Serratus Traverse Stephen Ziff
39 2003.08.06 Alpha By Bike (Self-Propelled) Damien McCombs
61 1989.09.03 Rumbling Glacier High Route to Mount Tantalus SE Face Paul Kubik

2014.09.09 East Ridge Approach and Descent Ryan Allderman

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
13 Lake Lovelywater Cable Crossing Jason Addy
12 Alpha Mountain - Northeast Side Stephen Skog
8 East Ridge of Alpha - Panorama Vida Morkunas
8 Alpha and Serratus Fred Touche
6 Alpha Mountain Tim Gage
6 Sedgwick to Omega from Lapworth Simon Chesterton
4 Alpha Mountain Reflected in Lake Lovely Water Alexander Westbye
4 Alpha Mountain from Squamish Valley Adrien Dim
3 Alpha through Niobe Summit Cairn Grant Baldwin

Placename Photos
14 Cloudburst from Tricouni Steve Sproule
10 Northern Tantalus Range 90 Degree Panorama Paul Kubik
8 Whirlwind Peak from below the Refuse Pinnacle Lucas Earl
7 The Black Tusk from Flute Summit Lucas Earl
5 Full moon over Alpha and Serratus Marek Labecki
4 Tantalus Range from Mount Varley Natasha Gellatly
4 Sunset over the Tantalus Mountain Range Scott Fiddes
4 Panorama of the Tantalus Range from the Squamish Highway Michael Coyle
1 Getting Dropped Off in the Tantalus Range Scott Pick