Twins Tower, Alberta

Prominence: 107 m, 351 ft

Elevation: 3627 meters, 11,900 feet

True Isolation: 0.53 km, 0.33 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)52° 13' 39'' N, 117° 26' 25'' W
52.227632, -117.440295 (Dec Deg)
469927 E 5786448 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionDiv. 15 - Banff

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Lists that contain Twins Tower:
     Canadian Rocky Mountain 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #5)
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Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The 11,00ers of the Canadian Rockies (Corbett)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 4
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 2)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2015-05-09 by Steven Song

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Descending the north ridge of North Twin towards the magnificent south ridge of Twins Tower - one of the most aesthetic lines in Canadian Rockies with about 2000m shear exposure on each side. (2015-05-09). Photo by Steven Song.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 107 m/351 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 147 m/482 ft
  Line Parent: North Twin
  Key Col: 3520 m/11,549 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.53 km/0.33 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 52.2242, -117.435
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Twin  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Canadian Rockies
Range4: Central Main Ranges
Range5: Columbia Icefield Area
Range6: Columbia Icefield
Drainage BasinsAthabasca
Beaufort Sea
Arctic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Jasper National Park
Topo MapColumbia Icefield 83 C/3 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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