Deltaform Mountain

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Deltaform Mountain
Deltaform Mtn ck 2004.jpg
South face of Deltaform Mtn. from Mount Babel
Elevation3,424 m (11,234 ft)[1]
Prominence822 m (2,697 ft)[2]
Location
Deltaform Mountain is located in Alberta
Deltaform Mountain
 Alberta- British Columbia,  Canada
RangeBow Range
Coordinates51°18′05″N 116°14′30″W / 51.30139°N 116.24167°W / 51.30139; -116.24167Coordinates: 51°18′05″N 116°14′30″W / 51.30139°N 116.24167°W / 51.30139; -116.24167[1]
Topo mapNTS 82N/08
Climbing
First ascent1903
Easiest routerock/snow climb
 
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Deltaform Mountain
Deltaform Mtn ck 2004.jpg
South face of Deltaform Mtn. from Mount Babel
Elevation3,424 m (11,234 ft)[1]
Prominence822 m (2,697 ft)[2]
Location
Deltaform Mountain is located in Alberta
Deltaform Mountain
 Alberta- British Columbia,  Canada
RangeBow Range
Coordinates51°18′05″N 116°14′30″W / 51.30139°N 116.24167°W / 51.30139; -116.24167Coordinates: 51°18′05″N 116°14′30″W / 51.30139°N 116.24167°W / 51.30139; -116.24167[1]
Topo mapNTS 82N/08
Climbing
First ascent1903
Easiest routerock/snow climb

Deltaform Mountain is one of the mountains in the Valley of the Ten Peaks, located on the Continental Divide on the border of British Columbia and Alberta, and also on the border between Banff and Kootenay National Parks in Canada. The mountain was originally named Saknowa by Samuel Allen but Walter Wilcox named it to its official title in 1897 as it resembles the Greek letter delta.[1]

Deltaform was first climbed in 1903 by A. Eggers and H.C. Parker who were guided by Christian and Hans Kaufmann.[2][1]

Climbing routes

The two main climbing routes are:[1]

See also

References