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Whistlers Peak (The Whistlers)  Alberta   #29248
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Trident Range

Height: 2470 m -> 8104 feet
Prominence?: 160 m  
Line Parent?: Indian Peak (2.5 km away, at bearing 223 degrees)
Greater Parent: Indian Peak (3.0 km away)

Location:   52.82699,-118.13311     52:49:37, -118:07:59   11U 423654 5853626 (9 km SE of Geikie Railroad Station). (7 km SW of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.D.16   AreaCode: FL28/IB23
Whistlers Peak (Jasper) from the East
Located at the north eastern edge of the Ramparts area. This peak has a view of Jasper to the northeast. There is a cable car which goes to a lookout at 2120 m, 200 m below the summit. There is also a hiking trail that goes right to the summit. There is also a large hostel 3 km to the north.

Name Notes: Named by E. Deville (Director of the Geological Survey of Canada) in 1916. The mountain is named after the hoary marmot, also known as the whistling marmot.

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6 Whistlers Peak (Jasper) from the East Dieter Kepper

Placename Photos
9 Whistlers and Honkers David Wasserman
5 Mount Edith Cavell Seen from Whistlers Peak Ed Cooper