Gentian Peak, British Columbia

Prominence: 127 m, 417 ft

Elevation: 2197 meters, 7208 feet

True Isolation: 1.58 km, 0.98 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)49° 57' 4'' N, 122° 59' 24'' W
49.951225, -122.990019 (Dec Deg)
500716 E 5533208 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
County/Second Level RegionSquamish-Lillooet

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 5
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 4)

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     2015-09-11 by Eric J. Johnson

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A minor summit at the south end of the Helm Glacier in Garibaldi Provincial Park. Gentian Peak is the official name given to the rocky peak at the south end of Gentian Ridge. It is not the highest point on the ridge labelled as Gentian Ridge. The final peak is a rocky and somewhat impressive rocky peak. In winter, despite its forbidding appearance, the peak can be skied almost to the top, and then an easy boot climb to the summit.
Access is via the Garibaldi Lake/Taylor Meadows or Helm Creek trail to the base of Panorama Ridge. Hike over Panorama Ridge and drop down to the col with Gentian Peak. Hike southeast to reach the summit.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 127 m/417 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 127 m/417 ft
  Key Col: 2070 m/6791 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.58 km/0.98 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 49.9633, -122.9783
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Polemoneium Ridge  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Coast Mountains
Range4: Southern Pacific Ranges
Range5: Garibaldi Area
Range6: Garibaldi Neve
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Garibaldi Provincial Park
Topo MapMamquam Mountain 92 G/15 1:50,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Brian Friedrich.

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