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Mount Farnham
Highest point
Elevation 3,493 m (11,460 ft) 
Ranked 40th in Canada
Prominence 2,123 m (6,965 ft) 
Ranked 26th in Canada
Listing
Geography
Location British Columbia
Parent range Farnham Group
Topo map NTS 82K/08
Climbing
First ascent 1914 A. H. & E. L. MacCarthy, Conrad Kain

Mount Farnham is British Columbia's 17th highest peak, and 21st most prominent. It was named after Paulding Farnham from New York. It is the highest peak in the Purcells (a subset of the larger Columbia mountain range).

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