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Bennington Peak  Alberta/British Columbia
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 3260 m -> 10696 feet
Prominence?: 110 m  
Line Parent?: McDonnell Peak (1 km away, at bearing 236 degrees)

Location:   52.65479,-118.29781     52:39:17, -118:17:52   11U 412213 5834660 (18 km NW of Simon River Camp). (29 km SW of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.D.09   AreaCode: FL28/GC59
First Ascent: 1926 R.B.M. Bibby, J.H. Hoag, N.W. Spadavecchia
Bennington Peak
This peak is #86 on the Height List for Alberta .Located in the Ramparts of Jasper National Park. First ascended in 1926 by R.B.M. Bibby, J.H. Hoag, N.W. Spadavecchia. Journal reference CAJ 16-66, App 20-536.

Name Notes: This peak was named after Bennington, Vermont, the birthplace of Simon Fraser. It was named by Arthur O. Wheeler in 1922.

Trip Reports within 1 km
67 1993.07.31 Fraser River - Tonquin Valley Traverse Klaus Haring

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Paper Maps
1:100000Jasper and Maligne Lake 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
7 Bennington Peak Scott Fiddes

Placename Photos
8 McDonnell Peak and Bennington Peak from Campus Pass Dieter Kepper
7 The Ramparts, Amethyst Lake, and the Tonquin Valley Ed Cooper
5 Bennington to Oubliette: South of the Ramparts David Wasserman