Mount Lyell, Alberta/British Columbia

Prominence: 1078 m, 3536 ft

Elevation: 3498 meters, 11,476 feet

True Isolation: 15.85 km, 9.85 mi
Highest SummitErnest Peak
SubpeaksMount Lyell-Edward Peak (3495 m/11,467 ft)
Mount Lyell-Rudolph Peak (3479 m/11,414 ft)
Mount Lyell-Walter Peak (3448 m/11,312 ft)
Mount Lyell-Christian Peak (3406 m/11,175 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)51° 57' 24'' N, 117° 6' 12'' W
51.956771, -117.103442 (Dec Deg)
492892 E 5756235 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
British Columbia
County/Second Level RegionDiv. 15 - Banff

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Lists that contain Mount Lyell:
     Principal Heights of Canada (Rank #36)
     Canadian Rocky Mountain 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #16)
     Canadian Rockies 11,000ers (Rank #16)
     British Columbia 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #22)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The 11,00ers of the Canadian Rockies (Corbett)

Ascent Info

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

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-06-26 by H-Steven Song

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1078 m/3536 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1098 m/3601 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Forbes
  Key Col: 2420 m/7940 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 15.85 km/9.85 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 51.8608, -116.9333
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Forbes  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Canadian Rockies
Range4: Central Main Ranges
Range5: Central Icefields
Range6: Lyell Group (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean

North Saskatchewan
Cedar Lake
Lake Winnipeg
Hudson Bay
Hudson Strait
Labrador Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Banff National Park
Topo MapRostrum Peak 82 N/14 1:50,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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