Beehive Mountain Alberta/British Columbia #762
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / High Rock Range
Height: 2895 m -> 9498 feet
Prominence?: 245 m
Line Parent?: Apis Peak (2.2 km away, at bearing 208 degrees)
Greater Parent: Apis Peak (2.0 km away)
Location: 50.06564,-114.66261 50:03:56, -114:39:45 11U 667278 5548546 (19 km E of Elkford). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.02 AreaCode: FL04/AG66
First Ascent: 1913 Interprovincial Boundary Commission
|Beehive Mountain is located between Calgary and Fernie, on the continental divide between the Elk River and the Oldman River. It is directly E of Beehive Pass and N of the head of Beehive Creek. Do not confuse this with the better known Beehive near Lake Louise.|
Name Notes: Named in 1886 by George M. Dawson because it has a similar appearance to a beehive and it does in fact appear on Dawson's 1886 map.
Beehive Mountain was first ascended by the Topographic Survey in 1913.
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23 1991.11.23 A Winter Ascent of Beehive Mountain Rick Collier
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