Mount Evans
3210m (10532ft.)

Located in the Whirlpool River Valley south of Scott Creek. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 26; 30 Longitude 118; 07; 00, Topo map 83D/08


Named by G.E. Howard in 1914. Evans, Capt. E.R.G. (While serving with the Royal Navy, Capt. Evans was second in command of the British Antarctic Expedition (1910-1912) and became commander following the death of Captain Scott in 1812.) Official name.

First ascended in 1928 by W.R. Hainsworth, J.G. Hillhouse, M.M. Strumia, J. Monroe ThoringtonJournal reference CAJ 17-15, AAJ 1-66.

Looking southwest to Mount Evans from near the Scott Glacier Campsite (courtesy Gerry Hopkins)
Looking southwest to (l-r) Mount Hooker, Mount Evans, and Mount Kane from near the Scott Glacier Campsite (courtesy Gerry Hopkins)

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