Mount Abruzzi
3267m (10719ft.)

Located in the White River Valley west of Cordona Creek at the head of Abruzzi Creek; south buttress of the Pass in the Clouds. Park, Major headwater Kootenay River.
Latitude 50; 26; 30 Longitude 115; 07; 10, Topo map 82J/06


Named in 1920. Savoia-Aosta, Luigi Amadeo di (Duke of the Abruzzi) (This gentleman was one of the most famous alpinists and arctic explorers. He was also commander in chief of the Italian Navy during WW I.) Official name.

Journal reference AJ 42-72 CAJ 18-31.

Photo: Mount Abruzzi (courtesy Gillean Daffern)
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Photo: Looking west to Mount Abruzzi from the pass above Loomis Lake (courtesy Allan Schierman)

The first recorded ascent was in 1929 by Katie Gardiner and Walter Feuz.
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