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King Edward Peak  British Columbia   #743
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Border Ranges / Flathead Range (BC) / Kishinena Ridge

Height: 2797 m -> 9177 feet
Prominence?: 405 m  
Line Parent?: Starvation Peak (1.5 km away, at bearing 5 degrees)
Greater Parent: Starvation Peak (2.0 km away)

Location:   49.02439,-114.27000     49:01:28, -114:16:12   11U 699571 5433758 (26 km W of Waterton). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.01   AreaCode: EL94/AC27
A rocky peak at the western end of Kishinena Ridge. Can be climbed from the col between it and Starvation Peak. This col can be reached by following the trail up the Beavertail Creek to the large lake at the head. From there, head west over easy meadows to the col.

Name Notes: Named in 1915 after King Edward VII who was the eldest son of Queen Victoria and 65 when he became King in 1901.

Trip Reports within 1 km
56 1993.07.01 Ascents of King Edward Peak and Starvation Peak Rick Collier


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11 King Edward and Starvation Peaks, West Kishinena Creek Rick Collier
9 West of Waterton Park Rick Collier

Placename Photos
8 Looking West from Mount Boswell: Alderson, Richards, and Other Peaks Rick Collier
8 Peaks West of Mount Rowe Rick Collier