Midway Peak
2871m (9420ft.)

Located on the continental divide above Cirque Lake in the Mistaya River and Blaeberry River Valleys. Banff Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 51; 48; 05 Longitude 116; 39; 25, Topo map 82N/15

Panorama viewpoint: Silverhorn Creek Bridge. Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by Arthur O. Wheeler in 1918. The peak is located "midway" between Stairway Peak and Mount Synge. Official name.

First ascended in 1952 by Mr. and Mrs. J.D. MendenhallJournal reference AAJ 8-562.

Photo: Midway Peak (left) and Mount Synge from the Icefields Parkway
Photo: (l-r) Ebon Peak, Aries Peak, Stairway Peak, Midway Peak, Mount Synge, and Howse Peak from the east on the Icefields Parkway

Back To PeakFinder Top Level