Mount Spring-Rice
3275m (10745ft.)

Located on the continental divide at the head of the Alexandra River. Banff Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 52; 01; 00 Longitude 117; 13; 55, Topo map 83C/03

Panorama viewpoint: Alexandra River Flats. Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by Arthur O. Wheeler in 1918. Spring-Rice, Sir Cecil Arthur (Sir Spring-Rice was a British diplomat.) Official name.

First ascended in 1923 by J.W.A. Hickson, guided by Edward Feuz jr.. Journal reference CAJ 35-120; 14-6.

Photo: Looking to the northwest up the Alexandra River Valley to Mount Spring-Rice from Highway #1
Photo: Mount Spring-Rice from the south (courtesy Alan Kane)

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