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Photo: Looking southwest to Wind Ridge (The Rimwall at left) from Lac des Arcs on Highway #1A

Wind Ridge

  • 2179 m (7,150ft)
51.0203N -115.292W
Located in the Bow River Valley southeast of Stewart Creek and northwest of West Wind Creek

Province: Alberta
Park: Kananaskis
Headwater: Bow
Major Valley: Bow
Visible from Highway: 1

This low feature is mostly tree covered and can limit the views from the highway of the higher peaks at the head of the Wind Creek Valley.

*A hiking route to the summit is described in Gillean Daffern's Kananaskis Country Trail Guide.

Photo: Looking south to Wind Ridge (Mount Lougheed at left; The Rimwall at right) from Highway #1A

Looking west-southwest to the summit of Wind Ridge with The Three Sisters beyond from Pigeon Mountain (courtesy Rob Taerum)

Looking west-southwest to Wind Ridge with The Three Sisters beyond from Pigeon Mountain (courtesy Sonny Bou)

Looking west-southwest to Wind Ridge from the Trans-Canada Highway

Looking west-southwest to Wind Ridge from Pigeon Mountain (courtesy Rob Taerum)

Looking north to Wind Ridge (courtesy Bennett Wong)