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Blackrock Mountain

  • 2910 m (9,548ft)
  • Naming History
52.5717N -118.299W
Located on the continental divide in the Fraser River Valley and Simon Creek Valley

Province: Alberta/BC
Park: Jasper/Mount Robson
Headwater: Athabasca/Fraser
Major Valley: Fraser
Year Named: 1921
Named by: Arthur Wheeler
Named for: The mountain takes its name from the black Ordivician outcrop on the summit.

Note that there is a "Black Rock Mountain" (with a space between "black" and "rock") in the Ghost River Headwaters northwest of Calgary.

For a panoramic view from the summit of Blackrock Mountain visit www.canadasmountains.com.