Mount Hector, Alberta

Prominence: 1759 m, 5771 ft

Elevation: 3394 meters, 11,135 feet

True Isolation: 21.47 km, 13.34 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)51° 34' 31'' N, 116° 15' 32'' W
51.575176, -116.258955 (Dec Deg)
551353 E 5714050 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionDiv. 15 - Banff

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Lists that contain Mount Hector:
     Ultras of North America (Rank #180)
     Canadian Rocky Mountain 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #40)
     Canadian Rockies 11,000ers (Rank #43)
     Ultras of Canadian Rockies and Columbia Mountains (Rank #18)
     Ultras of British Columbia and Alberta (Rank #49)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 36
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 31)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-04-27 by Ian Curran
     2010-08-12 by John Stolk
     2011-05-01 by Carl Von Mirbach
     2016-03-26 by Ryan Allen
     2018-05-20 by Sean O (GPS Track)
     2018-09-07 by Rob Woodall (Unsuccessful)
     2022-04-09 by James Trites (Unsuccessful)
     2022-08-06 by Tareef Dedhar
     2022-08-06 by Logan Steinberg

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Lupe on Cirque Peak. Dolomite Peak and more distant snow-clad Mount Hector are seen to the S above Lupe's back. Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada (2014-07-27). Photo by Lupe !.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1759 m/5771 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1759 m/5771 ft
  Line Parent: Mount Victoria - North Peak
  Key Col: Kicking Horse Pass    1635 m/5364 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 21.47 km/13.34 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 51.385, -116.3125
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Victoria - North Peak  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Canadian Rockies
Range4: Central Front Ranges
Range5: Murchison Group (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsBow
South Saskatchewan
Cedar Lake
Lake Winnipeg
Hudson Bay
Hudson Strait
Labrador Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Banff National Park
Topo MapHector Lake 82 N/9 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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At the summit of Little Hector, with Hector at the back (2019-07-31). Photo by Weiwei Yin.
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