Mount Lyautey
3082m (10112ft.)

Located northwest of the Aster Creek Valley, 4 km WSW of Upper Kananaskis Lake; 2.5 km west of Hidden Lake. Kananaskis Park, Alberta
Latitude 50; 36; 05 Longitude 115; 13; 25, Topo map 82J/11

Panorama viewpoint: Old Elpoca Bridge. Can be seen from Highways 40S and 742

Named in 1918. Lyautey, General Louis Hubert Gonzalve (General Lyautey was the French Minister of War in 1916.) WW I Official name.

First ascended in 1930 by Katie Gardiner, guided by Walter Feuz. Journal reference CAJ 19-67.

Photo: Looking northwest to Mount Lyautey from Mount Sarrail; Mount Assiniboine in the distance at right (courtesy Alan Kane)
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Looking west-southwest across Upper Kananaskis Lake to Mount Lyautey

The vertically dipping strata that form Mount Lyautey are most impressive.
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