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Mount Loomis  Alberta/British Columbia   #775
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / Elk Range

Height: 2798 m -> 9180 feet
Prominence?: 328 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Bishop (3.9 km away, at bearing 129 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Bishop (4.0 km away)

Location:   50.46261,-114.91969     50:27:45, -114:55:11   11U 647648 5592136 (24 km SE of Upper Kananaskis Lake). (49 km W of Longview). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.07   AreaCode: FL04/EJ61
Located directly W of the head of Loomis Creek, SE of Mount Odlum, and NW of Mount Bishop. A fine looking mountian when viewed from Highway 40.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Sir Frederick Oscar Warren Loomis (1870-1937) who was a Brigadier General (C.M.G. D.S.O.) that was in command of the 13th Battalion of the Canadian Expeditionary Force in 1914 during World War I. Loomis was born in Sherbrooke Quebec on Februrary 1, 1870 and after a long and distinguished military career he retired in 1919 and died in Montreal on February 15, 1937.

Trip Reports within 1 km
23 1988.07.17 A Long Traverse of Mounts Odlum and Loomis Rick Collier

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Paper Maps
1:50000Highwood & Cataract Creek - South Kananaskis Country Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

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