Picard Peak Alberta/British Columbia #8666
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Border Ranges / Flathead Range (BC)
Height: 2387 m -> 7831 feet
Prominence?: 325 m
Line Parent?: La Coulotte Peak (2.4 km away, at bearing 308 degrees)
Greater Parent: Scarpe Mountain (9.0 km away)
Location: 49.18671,-114.29188 49:11:12, -114:17:31 11U 697327 5451743 (31 km NW of Waterton). (9 km E of Scarpe Mountain). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.01 AreaCode: EL94/BC89
|Located on the BC-Alberta divide, SE of La Coulotte Peak and SSE of Jutland Mountain. Note that La Coulotte Peak is higher.|
Name Notes: Named after the Picard language which was spoken the the region of La Coulotte which is near Lens, France. Canadian troops fought battles in the area during World War I.
The name distinguishes this peak from nearby La Coulotte Peak, which is higher.
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