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Photo: Looking northwest into Palliser Pass (Boundary Survey Report photo)

Mount Queen Elizabeth

  • 2850 m (9,350ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
50.7111N -115.406W
Located on the continental divide at the head of the Spray River and the Palliser Rive; west buttress of Palliser Pass

Province: Alberta/BC
Park: Banff
Headwater: Bow/Kootenay
Ascent Date: 1916
Ascent Party: Interprovincial Boundary Commission
Year Named: 1918
Named for: Queen Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth was the queen of Belgium and consort of King Albert I.)