Height: 2746 m -> 9009 feet Prominence?: 736 m Line Parent?: Mount Sampson (4.3 km away, at bearing 141 degrees) Greater Parent: Mount Sampson (4.3 km away)
Location: 50.65083,-123.17639 50:39:03, -123:10:35 10U 487530 5611012 (11 km N of Mouth of North Creek). (46 km NW of Pemberton). NTS Mapsheet: 092.J.11 AreaCode: FM03/GB57 First Ascent: 1974 John Clarke
Located on the north side of the Boomerang Glacier. From the glacier, ascend the south side of the mountain to its summit, an 800 m high scree slog. The north face of the mountain is reputed to be a decent glacier climb/ski. The summit elevation was measured 2001.08.05 with a hand held GPS receiver and found to be 2756 m; the BC Basemap elevation is given as 2746m.
Name Notes: Adopted 23 January 1979 on 92J/11, as submitted by mountaineer Karl Ricker.
So-named because of the "armchair" shape of the mountain, sessel being the German word for armchair. Source: GeoBC.
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