(#019) Mount Sabine

Mount Sabine ER was established for the preservation of a forest site representative of the Montane Spruce Zone east of the Rocky Mountain Trench





Photo of Meadow Rue, by Ian Cumming

Mount Sabine 1600m (5250ft.) Located immediately north of the point at which the Kootenay River enters the main valley south of Columbia Lake. Park, Major headwaters Kootenay & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 50; 10; 32 Longitude 115; 47; 30, Topo map 82J/04
Can be seen from Highway 95

Naming: Sabine, Edward (General Sir Edward Sabine was a physicist and astronomer who supported the Palliser Expedition) Official name.