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Mount Fox  Alberta/British Columbia   #795
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2973 m -> 9754 feet
Prominence?: 228 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Foch (2.6 km away, at bearing 276 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Foch (3.0 km away)

Location:   50.57048,-115.11911     50:34:14, -115:07:09   11U 633191 5603751 (6 km SE of Upper Kananaskis Lake). (55 km S of Exshaw). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.11   AreaCode: FL05/FB71
First Ascent: 1916 Interprovincial Boundary Commission
Mount Fox
Located on the BC-Alberta border, south of Upper Kananaskis Lake and at the heads of Fox and Elkan creeks.

Name Notes: Named in 1859 by John Palliser after Lieutenant General C.R. Fox who was on the council of the Royal Geographical Society.

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Paper Maps
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

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8 Mounts Elkan and Fox Mike Whittaker
6 The North-Northeast Ridge of Mount Fox Rick Collier
5 Mount Fox Rick Collier