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The Castle
Highest point
Elevation 510 m (1,670 ft)
Prominence 40 m (130 ft)
Geography
Location British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Pacific Ranges
Topo map NTS 92G/11
Geology
Age of rock Pleistocene
Mountain type Lava spine
Volcanic arc/belt Canadian Cascade Arc
Garibaldi Volcanic Belt
Last eruption Pleistocene

The Castle is a lava spine located west of Squamish in southwestern British Columbia, Canada. Volcanism at The Castle is controlled by north–south structures and there are no hot springs known in the area. It forms part of the Monmouth Creek complex and is part of the Garibaldi Volcanic Belt which is a segment of the Cascade Volcanic Arc.

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