Photo: Looking southeast to Fisher Peak from Highway #40 at the Evan-Thomas Creek Bridge
Fisher Peak (Alberta)
- 3053 m (10,017ft)
- First Ascent
- Naming History
Located in the Evan-Thomas Creek Valley; northeast buttress of Evan-Thomas Pass
Ascent Party: J.F. Tarrant
Named for: Fisher, John Arbuthnot (As First Sea Lord of the British Admiralty, John Fisher was responsible for the modernization of the Royal Navy prior to WW I.)
Please note that there is another Fisher Peak in British Columbia and a Mount Fisher in southeastern British Columbia.
*A hiking route to the lower summit is described in Gillean Daffern's Kananaskis Country Trail Guide.