Mount Xerxes
2970m (9745ft.)

Located between the headwaters of Lick Creek and Fryatt Creek. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 29; 15 Longitude 117; 53; 15, Topo map 83C/05
Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named in 1936. Xerxes (Xerxes was King of Persia during the Fifth Century BC.) Unofficial name.

First ascended in 1936 by Mr. and Mrs. A.W. Kramer, A. McKayJournal reference CAJ 24-123.

Photo: Looking up the Fryatt Creek Valley to Mount Xerxes from the Icefields Parkway
Photo: Looking up the Fryatt Creek Valley to Mount Xerxes (left) and Mount Olympus from the Icefields Parkway

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