Aquila Mountain (Alberta)
2825m (9269ft.)

Located in the Athabasca River Valley between Portal Creek and the Astoria River Valley. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 44; 20 Longitude 118; 06; 30, Topo map 83D/09
Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by Morrison P. Bridgland in 1916. An eagle was seen on the peak at the time of naming. (Aquila is the Latin word for "eagle.") Official name.

First ascended in 1915 by Morrison P. Bridgland

Photo: Aquila Mountain (left) and Lectern Peak from the east on the Icefields Parkway
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Photo: Aquila Mountain from the east on the Icefields Parkway

There is another Aquila Mountain in the Kicking Horse Valley of British Columbia''s Yoho National Park.
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