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Photo: Oldhorn Mountain, Mount Edith Cavell, Throne Mountain, and Blackhorn Peak (courtesy David Wasserman)

Blackhorn Peak

  • 3000 m (9843ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
  • Hiking and Trails
52.6508N -118.151W
Located in the Astoria River Valley east of Campus Creek

Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Ascent Date: 1926
Ascent Party: R. Cleveland, B.B. Gilman, B.G. Jefferson
Year Named: 1916
Named by: Morrison P. Bridgland
Named for: The mountain is a sharp, black peak.
Popular Hike: Tonquin Valley
Journal Reference: CAJ 16-59, HM 1-72 2

Photo:Blackhorn Peak from the northwest (courtesy David Wasserman)