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Midway Peak  Alberta/British Columbia   #1699
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Waputik Mountains

Height: 2923 m -> 9590 feet
Prominence?: 131 m  
Line Parent?: Howse Peak (2.1 km away, at bearing 307 degrees)
Greater Parent: Howse Peak (2.0 km away)

Location:   51.80140,-116.65560     51:48:05, -116:39:20   11U 523748 5739006 (19 km S of Saskatchewan Crossing). (46 km N of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.15   AreaCode: FL16/IG05
First Ascent: 1952 Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Mendenhall (AAJ 8-562)
Located on the Continental Divide between Stairway Peak and Mount Synge.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 by Arthur O. Wheeler in 1918 because it is located "midway" between Mount Synge and Stairway Peak.

Trip Reports within 1 km
50 1996.08.09 Climbs of Aiguille, Howse, Stairway, Synge, and Midway Rick Collier

Comments

Paper Maps
1:70000Bow Lake & Saskatchewan Crossing Gem Trek
1:250000Banff National Park Canada: Map and Guide in One Gem Trek
1:400000Best of The Icefields Parkway Gem Trek
1:400000Canadian Rockies (Explorer's Map and Guide) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta Southeast B.C. Explorer's Map (Road Map) Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
9 Midway Peak and Waterfowl Lakes Rick Collier

Placename Photos
10 Howse Peak Range from Mount Noyes Eric Coulthard
8 Howse Peak, White Pyramid and Mount Chephren Eric Coulthard
7 Aries Peak and Nearby Peaks Eric Coulthard
7 Summits Northwest of Midway Peak Rick Collier