Mount Clitheroe
2747m (9013ft.)

Located between the Tonquin Valley and Maccarib Creek. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 42; 35 Longitude 118; 13; 50, Topo map 83D/09


Named by Morrison P. Bridgland in 1916. Clitheroe is a municipal borough of Lancashire, England, home of the Clitheroe Royal Grammar School and one of the hillier districts of England. Official name.

First ascended in 1915 by Morrison P. Bridgland

Photo: Mount Clitheroe from the north

Other Information

On the day that he climbed and named the mountain, Morrison P. Bridgland wrote, "the lakes, reflecting in their placid waters the overshaddowing range (The Ramparts) with its varied snow-clad outlines and dark rugged cliffs formed a picture that is seldom equalled."
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