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Warrior Mountain  Alberta/British Columbia   #801
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2937 m -> 9636 feet
Prominence?: 167 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Cordonnier (2.1 km away, at bearing 169 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Cordonnier (2.0 km away)

Location:   50.56876,-115.23843     50:34:08, -115:14:18   11U 624747 5603352 (8 km SW of Upper Kananaskis Lake). (53 km NE of Fairmont Hot Springs). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.11   AreaCode: FL05/FC63
First Ascent: 1930 Katie Gardiner, Walter Fuez (CAJ 19-67)
Located N of Mount Cordonnier and SE of Aster Lake. This is the end of the long NW ridge of Mount Joffre. North of here, there is a big drop to Aster pass, which separates it from Mount Northover.

Name Notes: Named in 1917 after the HMS Warrior which was a cruiser in the Battle of Jutland during World War I. After the Warrior was damaged during the battle the HMS Engadine started towing it but it eventually exploded and sank after fire reached its magazine.

Trip Reports within 1 km
51 2005.08.13 Northover Ridge in Ideal Conditions: A Day and Night Hike David Wasserman
53 2002.08.25 Kananaskis Country Traverse - On Foot Dave Williams
53 1999.08.22 Mount Joffre and Northover Ridge Traverse Robin Tivy


Paper Maps
1:50000Kananaskis Lakes Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
14 Warrior Mountain David Wasserman

Placename Photos
13 Mount Joffre from Northover Ridge David Wasserman
7 Upper Kananaskis Lake, Mount Sarrail, and Mount Foch David Wasserman