British Empire Range

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointBarbeau Peak (2616 m/8583 ft)
Area9,881 sq km / 3,815 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent111 km / 69 mi North-South
164 km / 102 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long82° 0' N; 74° 40' W
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "British Empire Range":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of British Empire Range
Click on red triangle icons for links to other ranges.

Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

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 British Empire Range.
Ellesmere IslandLevel 4 (Parent)
         Challenger MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Northwest Ellesmere IslandLevel 5 (Sibling)
         British Empire RangeLevel 5
         United States RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Central Ellesmere IslandLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Victoria and Albert MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the British Empire Range

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Barbeau Peak26168583 
2.Mount Whisler2520+8268+ 
7.Mount Vanier2360+7743+ 
8.Peak 235923597740 
9.Lady Franklin2320+7612+ 
10.Peak 225822587408 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the British Empire Range

Barbeau Peak

The broad north summit ridge of Barbeau Peak (1998-06-15).
Peak 2359
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Brian and Eric just leaving camp toward SW Ridge of P2359 (2017-06-18). Photo by Brian Friedrich.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Peak 1960

Approaching the unnamed Peak 1960, near Barbeau Peak on the Ellesmere Island icecap (1998-06).
Highpointer Peak

The summit ridge of Highpointers Peak (unofficial name), Ellesmere Island, Canada (1998-06).

This page has been served 6273 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2022 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service