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Caniche Peak  Alberta/British Columbia   #6794
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges

Height: 2552 m -> 8373 feet
Prominence?: 17 m  
Line Parent?: Vista Peak (2.9 km away, at bearing 300 degrees)
Greater Parent: Vista Peak (3.0 km away)

Location:   52.75250,-118.36610     52:45:09, -118:21:58   11U 407800 5845614 (15 km SW of Geikie Railroad Station). (24 km SW of Jasper). NTS Mapsheet: 083.D.16   AreaCode: FL28/HD56
On the opposite side of Vista Pass from Tonquin Hill, Caniche was named by Arthur Wheeler because of its alleged resemblance to the head of a poodle. Caniche is the French word for the poodle breed.

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