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Eremite Mountain

  • 2910 m (9,548ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
  • Hiking and Trails
52.6272N -118.245W
Located Simon Creek Valley southeast of Eremite Glacier

Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Ascent Date: 1931
Ascent Party: Rex Gibson, W.E. Streng, E.L. Woolf
Year Named: 1916
Named by: Morrison Bridgland
Named for: The remote position of the peak made Bridgland think of a hermit or "eremite."
Popular Hike: Tonquin Valley
Journal Reference: CAJ 20-11, App 19-48