Mount Edith, Alberta

Prominence: 160 m, 525 ft

Elevation: 2560+ meters, 8399+ feet

True Isolation: 0.94 km, 0.59 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2560 - 2600 m
    (40-meter closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)51° 12' 20'' N, 115° 40' 10'' W
51.205566, -115.669513 (Dec Deg)
592945 E 5673526 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionDiv. 15 - Banff

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 20
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 18)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-07-03 by Jan Triska
     2007-07-21 by Jan Triska
     2008-08-10 by Matthias Fieles
     2012-07-21 by H-Steven Song
     2012-09-14 by Jan Triska
     2018-08-27 by Ben Sidhom (GPS Track)
     2019-06-30 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)

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A view from the middle summit of Mt. Edith, towards Mount Louis, 2002. (The author has summitted Mt. Edith on four separate occassions - in 1996, the full traverse in 2002, then the north peak in 2007, and most recently in the fall of 2012.) (2007-07-21). Photo by Jan Triska.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 m/525 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 m/787 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Cory
  Key Col: Cory Pass    2400 m/7874 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.94 km/0.59 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 51.2033, -115.6825
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Louis  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Canadian Rockies
Range4: Central Front Ranges
Range5: Sawback-Slate Ranges
Range6: Sawback Range
Drainage BasinsBow
South Saskatchewan
Cedar Lake
Lake Winnipeg
Hudson Bay
Hudson Strait
Labrador Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Banff National Park
Topo MapBanff 82 O/4 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Joe M.
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Other Photos

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Descending the somewhat tricky chimney from the middle summit down to the col with the north summit. (This photo is an older photo, taken during my 2002 traverse, not the more recent 2012 north peak climb) (2012-09-14). Photo by Jan Triska.
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Summit view from the north peak of Mt Edith, towards the Middle peak. Mt. Norquay in the background on the left (2012-09-14). Photo by Jan Triska.
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