Northern Purcell Mountains

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointSyncline Mountain (3004 m/9856 ft)
States/ProvincesBritish Columbia
Area2,408 sq km / 930 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent88 km / 55 mi North-South
77 km / 48 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long51° 7' N; 116° 56' W
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Map of Northern Purcell Mountains
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Northern Purcell Mountains.
Purcell MountainsLevel 4 (Parent)
         Northern Purcell MountainsLevel 5
                 Dogtooth RangeLevel 6 (Child)
                 Spillimacheen RangeLevel 6 (Child)
                 Carbonate RangeLevel 6 (Child)
         Bugaboos AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Farnham-Horsethief AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Central Purcell MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Southern Canada Purcell MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         United States Purcell MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Northern Purcell Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Syncline Mountain30049856Carbonate Range
2.Mount Syphax29089541Carbonate Range
3.Vermont Mountain28709416Carbonate Range
4.Moonraker Peak28369304Dogtooth Range
5.Azurite Mountain27749101Carbonate Range
6.Dawn Mountain26818796Dogtooth Range
7.Copperstain Mountain26088556Dogtooth Range
8.Dauntless Mountain25888491Dogtooth Range
9.Caribou Peak25858481Spillimacheen Range
10.Whitetooth24488031Dogtooth Range
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Syncline Mountain30049856Carbonate Range
2.Moonraker Peak28369304Dogtooth Range
3.Caribou Peak25858481Spillimacheen Range

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