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Golden Ears, British Columbia


Prominence: 1002 m, 3287 ft

Elevation: 1716 meters, 5630 feet


Approx. Isolation: 19.41 km, 12.06 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)49° 21' 46'' N; 122° 30' 27'' W
49.362861, -122.507363 (Dec Deg)
535770E 5467911N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
County/Second Level RegionFraser Valley
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1982-06 by Andy Brintnell (Unsuccessful)
     1982-07 by Andy Brintnell (Unsuccessful)
     1983-08-04 by Andy Brintnell
     1993-06-05 by Brian Friedrich
     1993-11-12 by Brian Friedrich
     1993-12-27 by Brian Friedrich
     1994-10-02 by Brian Friedrich
     1995-01-05 by Brian Friedrich
     1995-12-22 by Brian Friedrich
     1996-02-02 by Brian Friedrich
     2000-11-11 by Brian Friedrich
     2003-04-20 by Brian Friedrich (Unsuccessful)
     2007-07-08 by Brian Friedrich
     2012-08-11 by David Willis (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-14 by David Willis
     2013-09-02 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2015-06-27 by Adam Walker

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (29 total)

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Golden Ears is the highpoint of the divide between Gold Creek and Pitt Lake in Golden Ears Provincial Park. It's a popular destination for local hikers, probably because the Golden Ears massif with its multiple summits is visible from almost anywhere around Vancouver and the lower Fraser Valley. From Gold Creek, a trail with 1500 m elevation gain leads to its summit. (description courtesy of bivouac.com)
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Golden Ears - two peaks on left (2016-01-07). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1002 m/3287 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1002 m/3287 ft
  Key Col: Neill-Gold Pass    714 m/2343 ft
Isolation19.41 km/12.06 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Defendant  (NNE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Coast Mountains
Range4: Southern Pacific Ranges
Range5: North Vancouver Ranges
Range6: Golden Ears Ranges
Drainage BasinsFraser
Strait of Georgia
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Golden Ears Provincial Park
Topo MapPort Coquitlam 92 G/7 1:50,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Brian Friedrich.
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