Poboktan Mountain
3320m (10893ft.)

Located west of the creek above Brazeau Lake; east buttress of Maligne Pass. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Athabasca rivers.
Latitude 52; 26; 30 Longitude 117; 12; 45, Topo map 83C/06


Named by Arthur P. Coleman in 1892. Poboktan is the Stoney Indian word for owl and Arthur Coleman saw some in the area. Official name.

First ascended in 1928 by Topographical Survey

Photo: Looking southeast up Poboktan Creek to Poboktan Mountain from the Icefields Parkway
Photo: Poboktan Mountain from the south on Jonas Shoulder (courtesy Tim Helmer)

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