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Photo: The view to the east from Snowbird Pass features the Reef Icefield.

Snowbird Pass

  • 2423 m (7950ft)
  • Naming History
  • Peaks and Rivers
53.1444N 119.0486W
Province: Alberta/BC
Park: Jasper/Mount Robson
Year Named:
Named by:
Mountain (NW): Titkana Peak
Mountain (SE): Lynx Mountain
Headwaters (NE): Reef Icefield
Headwaters (SW): Robson Glacier


The view from the environs of Snowbird Pass is one of the most outstanding in the Canadian Rockies. The eastern approach to the pass is rarely travelled however as it lies above the Reef Icefield.