Mount Rhondda
3015m (9892ft.)

Located on the continental divide the mountain is in the centre of the Wapta Icefield; 3 km southwest of Mount Thompson; one km northwest of Mount Rhondda. on the border of Banff & Yoho parks, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 51; 38; 35 Longitude 116; 33; 30, Topo map 82N/10
Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by Interprovincial Boundary Survey in 1917. Thomas, David Alfred First Viscount Baron Rhondda (David Thomas was a British parliamentarian who introduced an effective food rationing system in Britain during WW I.) Official name.

First ascended in 1923 by A. Geoffrion, J.W.A. Hickson, guided by Edward Feuz jr.. Journal reference CAJ 24-77.

Photo: Looking southwest to the north summit of Mount Rhondda (now officially known as Mount Habel) from the Icefields Parkway
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Photo: Mount Rhondda (at left) and Mount Habel and a portion of the Wapta Icefield above Peyto Glacier

Mount Rhondda is generally referred to as having a north summit and a south summit. The north summit is now officially known as Mount Habel.
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