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Pylon Peak  British Columbia   #955
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Meager Group

Height: 2481 m -> 8140 feet
Prominence?: 311 m  
Line Parent?: Capricorn Mountain (3.1 km away, at bearing 344 degrees)
Greater Parent: Plinth Peak (5.3 km away)

Location:   50.59750,-123.51972     50:35:51, -123:31:11   10U 463217 5605196 (9 km S of Keyhole Falls). (60 km NW of Pemberton). NTS Mapsheet: 092.J.12   AreaCode: FM03/FF91
First Ascent: 1931 N. Carter; A. Dalgleish; T. Fyles; M. Winram
Pylon Peak - Northeast Aspect
A volcanic rock peak of the Meager group which is the southernmost summit in the group of peaks and overlooks Meager Creek hotsprings. Two pinnacled ridges extend out from Pylon and are named respectively the Pylons and the Marionettes on the Geological Survey of Canada special area map. From a high clearcut on the north side of Meager Creek, across from the hotsprings, a short hike through forest and then an ascent over snow and scree followed by a rock scramble leads to Pylon's pointy summit. Despite the ease of access this peak is infrequently climbed.

Trip Reports within 1 km
56 2004.05.20 Bridge and Lillooet Rivers Headwater Traverse - Slim to Meager David Campbell
88 2004.04.29 Losing Weight: From Slim to Meager (Lillooet Icefield Traverse) Scott Nelson

Comments
2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Drew Brayshaw
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
15 Pylon Peak - Northeast Aspect Fred Touche
12 Pylon Peak from the Job Glacier David Campbell
7 Devastator & Pylon Peaks beyond Fish Lake Cliff Jennings
7 Skiing towards Pylon Peak Stefan Reinker
7 Pylon Peak - Northeast Slopes Fred Touche

Placename Photos
7 Pylon and Capricorn from the North Fred Touche
6 Mount Meager Panorama Klaus Haring
4 Overseer Hut at Sunset Stefan Reinker
4 Meager Group Labelled Panorama from Athelstan Drew Brayshaw