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Mount Ethelweard  British Columbia   #989
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Coast Mountains / Pacific Ranges / Bridge-Lillooet Divide

Height: 2819 m -> 9249 feet
Prominence?: 1182 m above White Cross Pass
Line Parent?: Stanley Peak (28.9 km away, at bearing 283 degrees)
Greater Parent: Monmouth Mountain (40.8 km away)

Location:   50.77389,-123.32306     50:46:26, -123:19:23   10U 477221 5624731 (15 km NE of Keyhole Falls). (63 km NW of Pemberton). NTS Mapsheet: 092.J.14   AreaCode: FM03/HD72
First Ascent: 1972 John Clarke
Mount Ethelweard's Image Reflected
Note: The label on the 1:50K map (t2) is in the wrong place, on a minor bump about 3 km to the east of the location as shown on the provincial Basemap TRIM map (t4). We use the t4 (TRIM) data here.

Name Notes: Ethelweard was a historian and son of Alfred the Great. "Our choice of mountain names was influenced by the fact that we were carrying a book about Alfred the Great....". (Rolf & Heather Kellerhals, Canadian Alpine Journal, vol 48, 1965, pages 62-68.)

Do not confuse this name with the early english king of the same name.

Trips within 1 km


Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
19 Mount Ethelweard's Image Reflected Stephen Skog
10 Mount Ethelweard Tim Gage
10 Mount Ethelweard and Ethelweard S1 from Athelney Pass Lucas Earl
7 Ethelweard- West Face Sam Mckoy

Placename Photos
11 Strophe Peak from Stanza Peak Lucas Earl
9 Griswold Pass panorama from Microscope SE1 Lucas Earl
8 Stanza Peak summit ridge - from the east Lucas Earl
8 Baryon Peak and Griswold Pass from the northeast Lucas Earl
8 Stanza Peak and wildflowers from east of Nichols Creek Lucas Earl