Powderface Ridge
2210m (7250ft.)

Located in the Elbow River Valley east of Ford Creek; opposite Forgetmenot Ridge. Kananaskis Park, Alberta
Latitude 50; 50; 30 Longitude 114; 51; 00, Topo map 82J/15
Can be seen from Highway 66

Named in 1949. Powderface, Tom (A Stoney Indian, Tom Powderface lived in the Bragg Creek area.) Official name.

Photo: Powderface Ridge from the northeast on Highway #66 at Camp Horizons

Other Information
Photo: The southern end of Powderface Ridge from the south on Highway #66 at Little Elbow Campground

This eight kilometre long, grass and tree covered ridge stretches from Prairie Creek in the north to the Elbow River to the west of the Powderface Ridge Trail.

*A hiking route to the summit is described in Gillean Daffern’s Kananaskis Country Trail Guide Volume 2.

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