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Defender Mountain  British Columbia   #805
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2821 m -> 9255 feet
Prominence?: 211 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Northover (3.8 km away, at bearing 112 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Northover (4.0 km away)

Location:   50.60142,-115.29076     50:36:05, -115:17:27   11U 620958 5606897 (10 km W of Upper Kananaskis Lake). (50 km E of Windermere). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.11   AreaCode: FL05/GC09
Located directly N of Onlsow Mountain.

Name Notes: Named by Interprovincial Boundary Survey in 1921 after the HMS Defender which was a destroyer in the Battle of Jutland during World War I.

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
25 2000.08.05 Onslow Mountain - Second Ascent Rick Collier
20 1987.08.23 Defender Mountain - First Ascent Rick Collier


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
10 Defender Mountain Rick Collier
8 Onslow, Defender, and the Royal Group Rick Collier