Anchorite Mountain
2880m (9450ft.)

Located in thet Simon Creek Valley between Eremite Mountain and Alcove Mountain. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 37; 30 Longitude 118; 14; 00, Topo map 83D/11


Named by Rex Gibson (a former president of the Alpine Club of Canada) in 1934. The isolated position of this peak is like that of a religious hermit. Unofficial name.

First ascended in 1934 by R.J. Cuthbertson, H. France, Rex Gibson, P. Prescott, R.T. ZillmerJournal reference CAJ 22-216.

Photo: (l-r) Thunderbolt Peak, Angle Peak, Alcove Mountain, Anchorite Mountain, and Eremite Mountain from the north

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