Mount Chamberlin

Feature type: Mount
Province: British Columbia
Location: SW of Mount Robson
Latitude: 53°00’30”
Longitude: 119°20’15”
NTS map: 83E/3
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names
Rollin Thomas Chamberlin

Rollin Thomas Chamberlin

Rollin Thomas Chamberlin (1881-1948) ascended Tête Creek in 1924, and made several climbs in the area, including the first ascent of Mount Sir Wilfrid Laurier. He described the trip in “Exploration of the Cariboo Mountains of B.C.” (Philadelphia: Bulletin of the Geographical Society, 1927). Chamberlin, a professor of geology at the University of Chicago, was author of The Gases in Rocks.

References:

  • Zillmer, Raymond T. “Explorations in the Southern Cariboos.” 27 .

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