Mount Abbott (British Columbia)
|Elevation||2,465 m (8,087 ft) |
|Prominence||45 m (148 ft) |
|Location||British Columbia, Canada|
|Parent range||Selkirk Mountains|
|Topo map||NTS 082N04|
Mount Abbott is a mountain in British Columbia, Canada, located within Glacier National Park. The peak is west of the Asulkan Creek drainage, near Rogers Pass. It is named for Henry Braithwaite Abbott, a superintendent of the Canadian National Railway. The first ascent was made by William Spotswood Green and Henry Swanzy in 1888. The route is a relatively easy scramble.
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- "Mount Abbott". Geographical Name Search Service. Natural Resources Canada. Retrieved 2009-11-18.
- Woods, John G. (1987). Glacier country : Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks. Vancouver, BC: Douglas & McIntyre, in co-operation with Environment Canada, Parks. p. 65. ISBN 0888945418.
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