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Mount Haig  Alberta/British Columbia   #8623
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Border Ranges / Flathead Range (BC)

Height: 2612 m -> 8570 feet
Prominence?: 685 m above Middle Kootenay Pass
Line Parent?: Scarpe Mountain (9.0 km away, at bearing 159 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Blakiston (37.0 km away)

Location:   49.28891,-114.44640     49:17:20, -114:26:47   11U 685685 5462711 (32 km S of Burmis). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.08   AreaCode: EL94/CE84
Located NE of Tombstone Mountain, S of Gravenstafel Ridge, and directly S of the head of Gravenstafel Creek.

Name Notes: Named in 1862 after Captain R.W. Haig who was the Senior Military Officer and Chief Astronomer on the British Boundary Commission (1858-1862) which surveyed the Canada U.S. border from the Lake of the Woods in Ontario to the Continental Divide in the Rockies.

Trip Reports within 1 km
45 2008.06.14 A Traverse from Gravenstafel Ridge to Mount Haig Vern Dewit
32 2006.08.26 St. Eloi to Haig Traverse Rick Collier

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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Mount Haig Bob Spirko
8 Peaks Southeast of St. Eloi Rick Collier

Placename Photos
7 Font and Matkin Rick Collier
5 Peaks to the East of Mount Doupe Rick Collier