Saint Nicholas Peak (Canada)

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Saint Nicholas Peak
Saint Nicholas Peak is located in British Columbia
Saint Nicholas Peak
Saint Nicholas Peak
Location in eastern British Columbia
Highest point
Elevation 2,938 m (9,639 ft) [1][2]
Prominence 38 m (125 ft) [1]
Coordinates 51°37′40″N 116°30′09″W / 51.62778°N 116.50250°W / 51.62778; -116.50250Coordinates: 51°37′40″N 116°30′09″W / 51.62778°N 116.50250°W / 51.62778; -116.50250
Geography
Location Alberta-British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Waputik Mountains
Climbing
First ascent 1930 by J. Monroe Thorington, Peter Kaufmann[3]

Saint Nicholas Peak is a mountain in the Rocky Mountains of Canada.

It is located on the Continental Divide, on the Alberta-British Columbia border, in both Banff National Park and Yoho National Park. It lies on the eastern edge of the Wapta Icefield, and is part of the Waputik Mountains.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Saint Nicholas Peak". Bivouac.com. Retrieved 2009-01-02. 
  2. ^ British Columbia Official Map Site (click on "Provincial Basemap")
  3. ^ PeakFinder. "Saint Nicholas Peak". Retrieved 2007-09-01. 
  4. ^ "St. Nicholas Peak". BC Geographical Names. Retrieved 2013-06-08.