Aye Mountain facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAye Mountain
Aye Mountain centered. Eon to left, Assiniboine to right
|Elevation||3,236 m (10,617 ft)|
|Prominence||361 m (1,184 ft)|
|Listing||Mountains of Alberta
Mountains of British Columbia
|Topo map||NTS 82J/13|
|First ascent||1934 H.S. Crosby, Rudolph Aemmer|
The mountain is composed of sedimentary rock laid down during the Precambrian to Jurassic periods. Formed in shallow seas, this sedimentary rock was pushed east and over the top of younger rock during the Laramide orogeny.
Based on the Köppen climate classification, Mount Aye is located in a subarctic climate with cold, snowy winters, and mild summers. Temperatures can drop below −20 C with wind chill factors below −30 C.
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