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Mount Waddington

International > N America > Canada > British Columbia > Waddington Range

Introduction

The highest and most difficult mountain of the entire Coast Range. 7,000 feet of glacier climbing followed by a 900 foot summit tower at almost 4,000 meters (13,000ft). Temperatures cold enough for double boots can occur during the summer.

Routes from Left to Right

5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b AI3 M3+ Steep Snow
 5
Bravo Glacier to Southeast Chimney
Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine 10 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b AI3 Steep Snow
 2
McNerthney Pillar
Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine 20 pitches
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b AI3 M3+ Steep Snow
 1
Kiwi Route
Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Bravo Glacier to Southeast…
 5
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b AI3 M3+ Steep Snow Trad, Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine 10 pitches
McNerthney Pillar
 2
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b AI3 Steep Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine 20 pitches
Kiwi Route
 1
5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b AI3 M3+ Steep Snow Mixed, Ice, Snow, Alpine

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Mt Waddington main summit from NW peak For scale 3 tents are in the wind cirque at lower left.
[Hide Photo] Mt Waddington main summit from NW peak For scale 3 tents are in the wind cirque at lower left.
Mount Waddington Route Map<br>
contour interval: 40 meters<br>
grid:  one kilometer squares<br>
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Red - Wiessner-House Rt<br>
Yellow squares - Bravo Gl Rt<br>
Green - Fury Gap-Angel Gl Rt<br>
Red zones - Avalanche!<br>
Blue Square - Plummer Hut<br>
Tiny blue dots - Many near misses
[Hide Photo] Mount Waddington Route Map contour interval: 40 meters grid: one kilometer squares Red - Wiessner-House Rt Yellow squares - Bravo Gl Rt Green - Fury Gap-Angel Gl Rt Red zones - Avalanche!…
Mount Waddington and the Tiedemann Peaks<br>
contour interval: 40 meters<br>
one kilometer grind
[Hide Photo] Mount Waddington and the Tiedemann Peaks contour interval: 40 meters one kilometer grind