Noseeum Mountain
3002m (9850ft.)

Located at the northern head of Noseeum Creek; east, west, and south of Mosquito Creek. Banff Park, Alberta
Latitude 51; 39; 05 Longitude 116; 17; 30, Topo map 82N/09
Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named in 1998. The mountain takes its name from Noseeum Creek that was named for a small black fly that bites. Official name.

Looking east-southeast to Noseeum Mountain from the Icefields Parkway
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Photo: Looking north-northeast to Noseeum Mountain from south of Noseeum Creek on the Icefields Parkway

The mountain took its name from the Noseeum Creek that flows to the north of it. Noseeums are very small, black flies that inflict very painful bites for their size. The origin of the name is uncertain as noseeums are not common in the area.
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