Peak Finder

Red Man Mountain

  • 2905 m (9,531ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
50.7886N -115.532W
Located on the continental divide at the headwaters of Currie Creek; northwest buttress of White Man Pass

Range: Blue
Province: Alberta/BC
Park: Banff
Headwater: Bow/Kootenay
Ascent Date: 1916
Ascent Party: Interpovincial Boundary Commission
Year Named: 1917
Named for: The peak was named for the red colour of its rock. The idea for the name likely had something to do with White Man Mountain that lies on the opposite side of White Man Pass.