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Photo: Mount Ennis (left) and Mount Hurd from the Trans-Canada Highway, just west of Field

Mount Ennis

  • 3133 m (10,279ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
51.2583N -116.500W
Located between Mount Vaux and Allan Peak at the head of the Ice River Valley

Range: Ottertail
Province: BC
Park: Yoho
Headwater: Columbia
Visible from Highway: 1
Ascent Date: 1906
Ascent Party: Topographical Survey
Year Named: 1901
Named by: Edward Whymper
Named for: Ennis (Mr. Ennis was general manager of the Allan Steamship Lines upon which Edmund Whymper likely travelled.) (see Allan Peak)

Photo: Looking south to Mount Ennis from near the south end of the Emerald Lake Road