Warrior Mountain
2973m (9754ft.)

Located on the continental divide between the headwaters of Aster Creek and Joffre Creek. Kananaskis Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Bow & Kootenay rivers.
Latitude 50; 34; 00 Longitude 115; 14; 10, Topo map 82J/11

Panorama viewpoint: Old Elpoca Bridge. Can be seen from Highways 40S and 742

Named in 1917. HMS Warrior was a cruiser which fought in the Battle of Jutland during WW I. After being damaged, it was taken in tow by HMS Engadine but later fires on board reached its magazine and it blew up and sank. Official name.

First ascended in 1930 by Katie Gardiner, guided by Walter Feuz. Journal reference CAJ 19-67.

Photo: Looking west across Aster lake to Warrior Mountain (courtesy Bennett Wong)
More photos
Photo: Warrior Mountain with Waka Nambe at right from the northeast at the old Elpoca Creek Bridge on Valleyview Trail

Scrambling Routes
A mountaineering scramble requiring a short glacier crossing, but otherwise easy..Kane, Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies page 168

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