Elpoca Mountain

Elevation (feet): 9,961
Elevation (meters): 3,036
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Range/Region: Canadian Rockies
Province: Alberta
Latitude: 50.665
Longitude: -115.027
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1960
First successful climber(s): G. D. Elliot, H, Kirby, P.S. Scribens
Nearest major airport: Calgary International Airport
Convenient Center: Calgary/Canmore

Thanks to Kevin Altheim for adding this peak.

Located at the south end of the Opal Range, north of the headwaters of the Elbow River and Pocaterra Creek. Elpoca is a massive mountain. Hiking from Elbow Lakes eastward, one has an excellent opportunity to be amazed at the massive southern walls of this mountain.

The name of this peak is a geographic word which combines

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

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  • Log #21478 - by Murray on Oct 18, 2008
    for only my second climb ever it was a rush lost my wallet close to the summit so had to climb it twice but found it