Buttress Peak
2752m (9029ft.)

Located in the Moose Creek Valley; 2.6 km north-northeast of Mount Mollison; 1.6 km east of Manganese Mountain. Ottertail Range, Kootenay Park, Major headwater Kootenay River.
Latitude 51; 09; 10 Longitude 116; 22; 35, Topo map 82N/01


Named by Topographical Survey in 1915. The peak is the large east buttress of the slightly higher Manganese Mountain. Official name.

First ascended in 1956 by T.A. MutchJournal reference AAJ 10, 2-160.


Other Information

Note that there is a Buttress Mountain in Jasper National Park.
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