Gasherbrum IV

Gasherbrum IV (Urdu: گاشر برم -4‎; simplified Chinese: 加舒尔布鲁木IV峰; traditional Chinese: 加舒爾布魯木IV峰; pinyin: Jiāshūěrbùlǔmù IV Fēng) is the 17th highest mountain on Earth and the 6th highest in Pakistan. It is one of the peaks in the Gasherbrum massif.…

K2

K2

K2, also known as Mount Godwin-Austen or Chhogori (Balti: چھوغوری),[2] is the second highest mountain in the world, after Mount Everest, at 8,611 metres (28,251 ft) above sea level. It is located on the China-Pakistan border[3] between Baltistan, in …

Mount Fairweather

Mount Fairweather

Mount Fairweather (officially gazetted as Fairweather Mountain in Canada[2] but referred to as Mount Fairweather), is one of the world’s highest coastal mountains at 4,671 metres (15,325 feet.) It is located 20 km (12 mi) east of the Pacific Ocean …

Mount Fitzwilliam

Mount Fitzwilliam

The imposing massif of Mount Fitzwilliam (2907m) which was named in 1863 by Doctor Walter Butler Cheadle in honour of his travelling companion William Wentworth Fitzwilliam the Viscount Milton. Cheadle chose a peak in the Monashee Mountains between Valemont and …

Mount Whitney

Mount Whitney

Mount Whitney is the highest summit in the contiguous United States and the Sierra Nevada, with an elevation of 14,505 feet (4421.0 m).[5] It is on the boundary between California’s Inyo and Tulare counties, 84.6 miles (136.2 km) west-northwest of …

Chimborazo

Chimborazo

Chimborazo (Spanish pronunciation: [tʃimboˈɾaθo]) is a currently inactive stratovolcano in the Cordillera Occidental range of the Andes. Its last known eruption is believed to have occurred around A.D. 550.[5]

With a peak elevation of 6,263 m (20,548 ft), Chimborazo is …

Mount Waddington

Mount Waddington

Mount Waddington, once known as Mystery Mountain, is the highest peak in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Canada. Although Mount Fairweather and Mount Quincy Adams, which straddle the US border between Alaska and British Columbia are taller, …

Mount Temple

Mount Temple

Mount Temple is a mountain in Banff National Park of the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada.

Mt. Temple is located in the Bow River Valley between Paradise Creek and Moraine Creek and is the highest peak in the Lake Louise …

Mount Edith Cavell

Mount Edith Cavell

Mount Edith Cavell is a mountain located in the Athabasca River and Astoria River valleys of Jasper National Park, and the most prominent peak entirely within Alberta.

The mountain was named in 1916 for Edith Cavell, an English nurse executed …

Throne Mountain

Throne Mountain

The South Jasper Ranges are mountain ranges of the Rocky Mountains in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada.

First Ascent: 1926 J.W.A. Hickson, Howard Palmer, J. Weber (CAJ 16-51)

This peak is #62 in Prominence List for Alberta . Throne Mountain …

North Twin Peak

North Twin Peak

North Twin (Peak) is one of the two peaks that comprise The Twins massif located at the northeast corner of the Columbia Icefield in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada. The other lower peak is named South Twin (3,566 m). North …

Mount Assiniboine

Mount Assiniboine

Mount Assiniboine, also known as Assiniboine Mountain, is a pyramidal peak mountain located on the Great Divide, on the British Columbia/Alberta border in Canada.

At 3,618 m (11,870 ft), it is the highest peak in the Southern Continental …