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Photo: The upper Clearwater Valley from Clearwater Pass

Clearwater Pass

  • 2332 m (7650ft)
  • Naming History
  • Peaks and Rivers
51.7236N 116.2750W
Province: Alberta
Park: Banff
Year Named:
Named by:
Named for: The pass takes its name from the Clearwater River which flows to the east.
Mountain (NW): Clearwater Mountain
Mountain (SE): Devon Mountain
Headwaters (NE): Clearwater River
Headwaters (SW): Sifleur River


This magnificent location provides views to the west into the nearby headwaters of the Siffleur River. To the east the high country continues for some distance and includes Devon Lake, surrounded by high meadows.