Mount Brazeau

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Mount Brazeau
Mount Brazeau is located in Alberta
Mount Brazeau
Mount Brazeau
Location in Alberta
Highest point
Elevation3,470 m (11,380 ft) [1]
Prominence1,443 m (4,734 ft) [2]
Listing
Coordinates52°33′04″N 117°21′18″W / 52.55111°N 117.35500°W / 52.55111; -117.35500Coordinates: 52°33′04″N 117°21′18″W / 52.55111°N 117.35500°W / 52.55111; -117.35500[2]
Geography
LocationAlberta, Canada
Parent rangeBrazeau Range
Topo mapNTS 83C/11
Climbing
First ascent1923 by A. Carpe, W.D. Harris, Howard Palmer[1][2]
Easiest routerock/snow climb

Mount Brazeau is a mountain in Alberta, Canada.

The mountain is located in the upper Coronet Creek Valley of Jasper National Park, and stands west of the Coronet Glacier and south of Maligne Lake. The mountain was named in 1902 by Arthur P. Coleman after Joseph Edward Brazeau, who had provided his translation skills to the Palliser Expedition.[1][3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Mount Brazeau". PeakFinder.com. Retrieved 2004-06-19.
  2. ^ a b c "Mount Brazeau". Bivouac.com. Retrieved 2008-12-14.
  3. ^ Place-names of Alberta. Ottawa: Geographic Board of Canada. 1928. p. 24.