Mount Marpole
2997m (9833ft.)

Located in the Kiwetinok River Valley; western buttress of Emerald Pass; 1.5 km southwest of The President. Yoho Park, Major headwater Columbia River.
Latitude 51; 29; 30 Longitude 116; 35; 00, Topo map 82N/07

Panorama viewpoint: Ottertail River Bridge. Can be seen from Highway 1

Named by Edward Whymper in 1901. Marpole, Richard (Richard Marpole was General Executive Assistant of the Pacific Division of the CPR when this mountain was named in his honour.) Official name. Other names McMullen, Mount

First ascended in 1901 by Edward Whymper, guided by J. Bossonay, C. Kaufmann, C. Klucker, J. Pollinger.

Photo: Looking north to an un-named peak and Mount Marpole (in distance at right) beyond "Top Hat"; Emerald Peak at right

Other Information
Photo: Looking north to (l-r) Mount Carnarvon, un-named, Mount Marpole (beyond), and Emerld Peak

This peak lies to the southwest of The President, across Emerald Pass.
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