Mount Andromeda (Alberta)
Mt. Andromeda from the Athabasca Glacier
|Elevation||3,450 m (11,320 ft) |
|Prominence||330 m (1,080 ft) |
|Parent range||Canadian Rockies|
|Topo map||NTS 83C/03|
|First ascent||1930 by W.R. Hainsworth, J.F. Lehmann, M.M. Strumia|
|Easiest route||rock/glacier/snow climb|
Mount Andromeda is located within the Columbia Icefield on the boundary of Banff and Jasper national parks. The mountain can be seen from the Icefields Parkway (#93) near Sunwapta Pass and is directly southwest of Mount Athabasca.
There are several mountaineering and climbing routes on Andromeda. The Skyladder is the normal and very popular glacier route.
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