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Mount Oliver  Alberta   #7400
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Victoria Cross Ranges

Height: 2865 m -> 9400 feet
Prominence?: 455 m  
Line Parent?: Snaring Mountain (2.7 km away, at bearing 40 degrees)
Greater Parent: Snaring Mountain (3.0 km away)

Location:   53.01944,-118.35606     53:01:10, -118:21:22   11U 409037 5875293 (18 km N of Geikie Railroad Station). (24 km NW of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.E.01   AreaCode: FL38/AD15
1.8km NE of Mount Oliver

Name Notes: Named in 1954 in honour of Frank Oliver (1853-1933), founder of the Edmonton Bulletin, and politician. While serving as Minister of the Interior in the Laurier administration, he was in part responsible for the establishment of the Dominion Parks Branch.

Trip Reports within 1 km
20 2002.08.26 Victoria Cross Range - 9-Day Alpine and Mountain Trek Rick Collier

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Paper Maps
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

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Placename Photos
17 View West of Gargoyle Mountain (Labelled) Eric Coulthard
12 Cliff Mountain Eric Coulthard