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Blue Grouse Peak (Kishinena Peak)  Alberta/British Columbia   #8670
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Border Ranges

Height: 2434 m -> 7986 feet
Prominence?: 324 m above South Kootenay Pass
Line Parent?: Festubert Mountain (5.2 km away, at bearing 159 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Blakiston (9.6 km away)

Location:   49.12651,-114.15816     49:07:35, -114:09:29   11U 707320 5445409 (19 km NW of Waterton). (6 km W of Anderson Peak). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.01   AreaCode: EL94/BB25
Located directly N of South Kootenay Pass. The main entry here is not the official Kishinena Peak, which is a shoulder of the main summit and is listed as the only subpeak. Blue Grouse Basin stands east of these summits, with the unnamed main entry at the head of the basin and Kishinena Peak forming the southern sentinel over the entry to the basin.

Name Notes: This peak has been assigned a name corresponding to the basin to the east. See True Location of Kishinena Peak

Trip Reports within 1 km
47 2009.07.16 Bike and Hike into Mount Bauerman, Lone Mountain Rick Collier
66 2006.06.25 The Southern Great Divide Trail+, A Six-Day Spring Adventure Rick Collier

2004.04.07 relative heights of Kishinena-1 and its higher ground 09-09 Mike Cleven

Paper Maps
1:50000Waterton Lakes National Park Gem Trek

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