Snake Indian Pass
2020 m
6628 ft

Location
Province Park Map Latitude Longitude UTM Grid Ref
Alberta
Jasper
83E/07
53; 19; 25
118; 58; 50
680101
Headwaters N or E Headwaters S or W Adjacnt Mtn N or W Adjacnt Mtn S or E
Snake Indian River
Twintree Creek
 
 

Naming
Named by Named for Other Names Year Named

Location: The pass takes its name from the river which was named by David Thompson in 1812. The "Snakes" were a tribe of Indians that lived north of Jasper House and were massacred by the Assiniboine around 1810.



Other Information
Photo: Snake Indian Pass (courtesy Steve Howes)




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