Lychnis Mountain
2819m (9249ft.)

Located west of the Valley of the Hidden Lakes and east of the head of Baker Creek, directly east of Baker Lake; 1.7 kilometres east of Tilted Mountain. Banff Park, Alberta
Latitude 51; 29; 10 Longitude 115; 58; 25, Topo map 82O/05


Named by James F. Porter in 1911. Lychnis is an alpine flower commonly known as alpine campion. Official name.

First ascended in 1969 by A.J. Kauffmann, W.L. Putnam, L. Putnam, L.R. WallaceJournal reference AAJ 17-95.

Looking east-southeast to Lychnis Mountain (beyond at left) and Tilted Mountain (courtesy Gerry Hopkins)

Other Information

Tilted Mountain is a high point on the ridge that extends directly west of Lychnis Mountain.
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