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Photo: Looking west to the highest points on Akimana Ridge (courtesy Rienk Lakeman)

Akamina Ridge

  • 2575 m (8450ft)
  • Naming History
49.0097N -114.107W
Located south of Biscuitboard Creek, Wall Lake, and Forum Lake at the headwaters of Akamina Creek; north of the headwaters of Kintla Creek; west of Cameron Lake

Province: BC
Park: Waterton
Headwater: Flathead
Year Named: 1886
Named by: George M. Dawson
Named for: Akamina is a native word meaning "high bench land."

Forum Peak is the high point at the eastern end of this east-west oriented, 4 km long ridge.

Photo: Looking southwest to Akamina Ridge from the Akamina Parkway (courtesy Alan Kane)

Akamina Ridge (courtesy Mark Nugara)