Powder Mountain (British Columbia)

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Powder Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 2,347 m (7,700 ft)
Prominence 653 m (2,142 ft)
Coordinates 50°08′50″N 123°16′36″W / 50.14722°N 123.27667°W / 50.14722; -123.27667Coordinates: 50°08′50″N 123°16′36″W / 50.14722°N 123.27667°W / 50.14722; -123.27667
Location British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Pacific Ranges
Topo map NTS 92J/03
Volcanic arc/belt Cascade Volcanic Arc
Garibaldi Volcanic Belt
Easiest route glacier walk up
This article is for the mountain in British Columbia, Canada. For the ski resort in Utah see Powder Mountain.

Powder Mountain, 2,347 m (7,700 ft), is a volcanic summit in the Powder Mountain Icefield in the Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains in southwestern British Columbia, Canada.

Much of the volcanic history of Powder Mountain remains hidden apart from a few scraps of volcanic rock extending from under its current ice cap.[1]

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  1. ^ Jack Souther (March 15, 2002). "Mount Cayley: Is it a dead volcano? Or just snoozing?". Whistler Naturalists.