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Photo: Defender Mountain from the east on the north end of Northover Ridge, The Royal Group beyond (courtesy Bennett Wong)

Defender Mountain

  • 2790 m (9,154ft)
  • Naming History
50.6000N -115.290W
Located in the Palliser River Valley

Province: BC
Headwater: Kootenay
Year Named: 1921
Named by: Interprovincial Boundary Survey
Named for: HMS Defender was a destroyer which particpated in the Battle of Jutland during WW I.