Glacier Peak (Canadian Rockies)

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Glacier Peak
Glacier Peak is located in Alberta
Glacier Peak
Glacier Peak
Location in Alberta and British Columbia
Highest point
Elevation 3,302 m (10,833 ft) [1][2]
Prominence 72 m (236 ft) [2]
Coordinates 51°21′03″N 116°17′04″W / 51.35083°N 116.28444°W / 51.35083; -116.28444Coordinates: 51°21′03″N 116°17′04″W / 51.35083°N 116.28444°W / 51.35083; -116.28444[3]
Geography
Location Alberta / British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Canadian Rockies
Topo map NTS 82N/08
Climbing
First ascent 1909 V. Fynn; A. Hart; C. Richardson; L. Wilson[1]

Glacier Peak is located on the border of Alberta and British Columbia. It was named in 1894 by Samuel E.S. Allen in reference to the glacier on the northern side of the mountain.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Glacier Peak". PeakFinder.com. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 
  2. ^ a b c "Glacier Peak". Bivouac.com. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 
  3. ^ "Glacier Peak". BC Geographical Names. Retrieved 2014-07-21.