Tonquin Pass
1935 m
6350 ft

Location
Province Park Map Latitude Longitude UTM Grid Ref
Alberta/BC
Jasper/Mount Robson
83D/09
52; 43; 35
118; 20; 20
096425
Headwaters N or E Headwaters S or W Adjacnt Mtn N or W Adjacnt Mtn S or E
Meadow Creek
Tonquin Creek
Tonquin Hill
Bastion Peak

Naming
Named by Named for Other Names Year Named

Location: The pass takes its name from the Tonquin Valley. The name commemorates the ship which carried the Astor Expedition to the mouth of the Columbia in 1810. Indians killed most of the crew, the survivors then blew up the ship killing themselves.
Moat Pass


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