Climbing Mount Robson

Experience the ultimate mountaineering experience in the Canadian Rockies.

At 3,954 meters, Mount Robson stands tall as the highest mountain in the Canadian Rockies. The mountain is part of the rainbow range and sits within the  Mount Robson Provincial Park in the province of British Columbia. It’s 
 
 
 
 
 

There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Mount Robson

Climbers come from all over the world, not just North America, to take on this climb. The first ascent was made by Conrad Kain in 1913 and from then it has been put on many mountaineers bucket list.

 

Good to know:

Country code

+1

Language

English

Currency

Canadian Dollar

Best time to visit

July and August

How to get there

Drive from Kamloops or Vancouver to the trail head. For some trips you may fly to a higher point

Weather

The climate is alpine and cold year round. The weather is also unpredictable and needs to be monitored carefully before climbing

More info about Mountain Climbing in Mount Robson:

There are a few different routes to the summit of Mount Robson, however, they are all technical ascents. If you do not have mountaineering experience then this is not the climb for you, for now anyway. One of the more classic routes is the Kain Face route. For more of a challenge, there’s the Emperor Face route. Then, when you’re done with Mount Robson, you can even climb nearby Mount Resplendent or Helmet Peak

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