Massive Mountain, Alberta

Massive Mountain, Banff National Park, Alberta with Brett Mountain in the background

Massive Mountain (7593 ft and 2314 m) with beautiful, interesting striation especially when viewed from different angles. Thanks Bill Kerr for all your identification help!

Taken September 2011


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Bill Kerr - Oct 24, 2011 11:26 am - Voted 10/10

Massive Mountain

with the layers. Mount Brett is wall in back with snow.


silversummit - Oct 24, 2011 12:58 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Massive Mountain

I was way off on this one! Thanks again!


Noondueler - Nov 8, 2011 2:25 am - Voted 10/10

Interesting geology

Looks like chunks of sediment thrust up. Could you tell if most of the peaks were lifted in the same direction? Most peaks tend to have steeper north faces like in the Sierra due to more glacial activity from less sun exposure.


silversummit - Nov 8, 2011 7:46 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Interesting geology

That I can't say for sure but it seemed so at times. If you haven't been up to see this area, it is an amazing place.

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