Ghost Mountain
3204m (10512ft.)

Located in the Clemenceau Creek Valley opposite the Clemenceau Icefield. Hamber Park, Major headwater Columbia River.
Latitude 52; 18; 30 Longitude 117; 53; 00, Topo map 83C/05


Named by Interprovincial Boundary Survey in 1920. When seen by the surveyors, the mountain had a ghost-like appearance. Official name.

First ascended in 1927 by Alfred J. Ostheimer, guided by Hans Fuhrer. Journal reference CAJ 16-250.


Other Information

Arthur O. Wheeler wrote of this mountain in the Boundary Survey Report, "On the eastern side of Clemenceau Creek is another fine mountain completely clad with ice and snow on its northwest face. This robe of white gives it a spectral appearance and it has been named Ghost Mountain."
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