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Mount Etherington  Alberta/British Columbia   #767
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / High Rock Range

Height: 2879 m -> 9446 feet
Prominence?: 260 m  
Line Parent?: Baril Peak (3.1 km away, at bearing 4 degrees)
Greater Parent: Baril Peak (3.0 km away)

Location:   50.27121,-114.75941     50:16:16, -114:45:34   11U 659664 5571187 (30 km N of Elkford). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.07   AreaCode: FL04/CH75
Located S of Baril Peak and E of Henretta Creek.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Frederick Etherington who was born in 1878 and died in 1955. He was a Colonel (C.M.G.) in the Canadian Army during World War I and served with the Canadian Army Medical Corps. He was a medical student at Queen's from 1898-1902 and in 1907 gained the post of professor of anatomy at Queens University. During the War he setup and commanded the No. 5 Stationary Hospital in Egypt, of which many of the staff were from Queen's faculty and students. In 1923 Etherington became Dean of Medicine at Queens.

Trip Reports within 1 km
42 1991.08.27 A Traverse of Scrimger, Etherington, Henretta, Baril, Cornwell, Aldridge, and Courcelette Peaks Rick Collier


Paper Maps
1:50000Highwood & Cataract Creek (Kananaskis Country) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

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