Akasik Mountain

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Akasik Mountain, elevation 2450 m (8038 feet),[1] is a mountain in the Lillooet Ranges of British Columbia, Canada, located southwest of the town of Lytton.[2]

The mountain is associated in the lore of the Nlaka'pamux people with Skihist Mountain, whose name means "jump" or "leap" and is a reference to a mythological giant who leapt back and forth between Skihist and this summit.[3]


Coordinates: 50°14′17″N 121°45′44″W / 50.23806°N 121.76222°W / 50.23806; -121.76222