Bivouac.com   Mountain Page   Home     Help   Index     Login
Mount Blakiston  Alberta   #746
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Border Ranges

Height: 2932 m -> 9619 feet
Prominence?: 1149 m above Akamina Pass
Line Parent?: Kintla Peak (19.5 km away, at bearing 211 degrees)
Greater Parent: Kintla Peak (19.0 km away)

Location:   49.09433,-114.03521     49:05:40, -114:02:07   11U 716429 5442176 (10 km NW of Waterton). NTS Mapsheet: 082.G.01   AreaCode: EL94/AA93
Mount Blakiston from the W
This peak is #23 in Prominence List for Alberta .Located N of Mount Lineham it is the highest mountain in Waterton National Park.

Name Notes: Named in 1858 by Thomas Blakiston who participated in the Palliser Expedition.

Trip Reports within 1 km
40 2014.08.30 Mounts Blakiston, Hawkins, Lineham loop Dave van Zeyl

Comments
2011.03.31 Notes on Waterton Lakes Placenames Ruth Oltmann
2004.03.24 Prominence Proven Kevin Altheim
2004.03.24 More on Parent Kevin Altheim
2004.03.23 Initial Prominence Kevin Altheim

Paper Maps
1:50000Waterton Lakes National Park Gem Trek
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
12 Mount Blakiston from the Northeast Rick Collier
7 Purcell Lava between Blakiston and Hawkins Dave van Zeyl
7 Blakiston from the Southeast Rick Collier
7 Mount Blakiston from the W Rick Collier

Placename Photos
6 North slope of Mount Lineham in April 2016 Dave van Zeyl
6 Panorama of Alderson, Carthew, Rowe, Lineham, Blakiston, Hawkins, Festubert from Forum Peak Alex Joseph
3 View of Lineham Falls in April 2016 Dave van Zeyl