Wenkchemna Pass
2606 m
8550 ft

Location
Province Park Map Latitude Longitude UTM Grid Ref
Alberta/BC
Banff/Yoho
82N/08
51; 19; 00
116; 16; 15
508851
Headwaters N or E Headwaters S or W Adjacnt Mtn N or W Adjacnt Mtn S or E
Moraine Creek
Tokumm Creek
Wenkchemna Peak
Neptuak Mountain

Naming
Named by Named for Other Names Year Named

Other: "Wenkchemna" is the Stoney Indian word for "Ten." The pass takes its name from Wenkchemna Peak which stands to the north of the pass.



Other Information
Photo: Wenkchemna Pass at the head of the Valley of the Ten Peaks (courtesy David Wasserman)




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