Allenby Pass
2454 m
8050 ft

Location
Province Park Map Latitude Longitude UTM Grid Ref
Alberta
Banff
82J/13
51; 57; 55
115; 36; 00
995466
Headwaters N or E Headwaters S or W Adjacnt Mtn N or W Adjacnt Mtn S or E
Brewster Creek
Allenby Creek
Og Mountain
 

Naming
Named by Named for Other Names Year Named

Location: The pass takes its name from Mount Allenby. Field Marshall Viscount Edmund Allenby commanded the British army in Palestine during WW I. "Lawrence of Arabia" fans may recall him as the head of the British army as portrayed in that film.
Brewster Pass


Other Information


ALLENBY PASS

This pass, together with Assiniboine Pass, was used by Erling Strom in 1928 when he led his first guests from Banff to Magog Lake and Mount Assiniboine. By 1931 he had apparently changed his route and travelled over Og Pass.



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