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Morton Peak  British Columbia   #9692
Ranges: North America Ranges / Columbia Mountains / Monashee Mountains / Shuswap Highland / Hunters Range

Height: 2245 m -> 7365 feet
Prominence?: 1690 m above Three Valley Gap
Line Parent?: Mount English (37.2 km away, at bearing 68 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Odin (56.0 km away)

Location:   50.76528,-118.84306     50:45:55, -118:50:35   11U 370027 5625343 (12 km SE of Sicamous). NTS Mapsheet: 082.L.15   AreaCode: FL08/HI64
First Ascent:  unknown ascent
This peak is #57 in Prominence List for British Columbia .This is the highest peak in the Hunters Range, which is east of Sicamous, SW of Three Valley Gap, to the west of Wap Creek and north of the Shuswap River. Mount Mara is just SW of this higher summit, which has an old fire lookout road to its summit. The broad basin to the north is called the Caribou Plateau.

The 2245m elevation is contour estimated off the WSW of a pair of summits; the ENE one, 935m away, is TRIM survey at 2239m and has about 75m prominence.

Name Notes: Named after Morton Lake.

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