Mount Sir James MacBrien

Mount Sir James MacBrien
Elevation 2,759 m (9,052 ft) [1]
Prominence 1,109 m (3,638 ft) [1]
Location
Location Northwest Territories, Canada
Range Mackenzie Mountains
Coordinates 62°07′23″N 127°40′47″W / 62.12306°N 127.67972°W / 62.12306; -127.67972
Topo map NTS 95L/04
Climbing
First ascent 1955[1]
Easiest route Difficult scramble (SW)

Mount Sir James MacBrien is a peak in the Fort Smith Region of Canada's Northwest Territories. The second highest peak in the Mackenzie Mountains, it is named after Major-General Sir James Howden MacBrien who was the head of the Canadian Militia in the mid 1920s.

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