Mount Farquhar
2905m (9531ft.)

Located on the continental divide at the head of Cataract Creek; headwaters of Brownie and McQuarrie Creek. High Rock Range, Kananaskis Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Bow & Kootenay rivers.
Latitude 50; 12; 55 Longitude 114; 44; 50, Topo map 82J/02


Named in 1917. Farquhar, Lt. Col. F.D. (Lt. Col. Farquhar D.S.O. was the Commander of the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry. He was killed during WW I.) Official name.

Photo: Looking west to Mount Farquhar from a small hill above the west fork of Lost Creek (courtesy Rienk Lakeman)
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Photo: Mount Farquhar from the northeast on Mount Burke

Lieut.-Colonel F. D. Farquhar D.S.O. was killed while superintending some trench work on March 20, 1915.
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