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Photo: Looking south through Crowfoot Pass (courtesy Sonny Bou)

Crowfoot Pass

  • 2362 m (7750ft)
  • Naming History
  • Peaks and Rivers
51.6250N 116.3986W
Province: Alberta
Park: Banff
Year Named:
Named by:
Named for: Location: The pass takes its name from nearby Crowfoot Glacier. The glacier resembles a crow's foot.
Mountain (NW):
Mountain (SE): Bow Peak
Headwaters (NE): Bow River
Headwaters (SW): Hector Lake


Although the low point to the west of Bow Peak is referred to as a pass it is rarely used as access between the upper Bow Valley and Hector Lake.