Barbette Mountain
3072m (10079ft.)

Located on the continental divide in the Wildcat Creek Valley between Barbette Glacier and Delta Glacier. Banff Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 51; 43; 30 Longitude 116; 36; 55, Topo map 82N/10

Panorama viewpoint: Silverhorn Creek Bridge. Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named in 1918. The mountain has two high, platform like peaks. A barbette is a platform in a fort or ship from which guns are fired over a parapet.) Official name.

First ascended in 1933 by H.S. Kingman, J. M. Thorington, guided by Conrad Kain. Journal reference AAJ 2-206.

Photo: Barbette Mountain from just north of Silverhorn Creek Bridge on the Icefields Parkway

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