Opal Peak
2800m (9187ft.)

Located in the Maligne River Valley, 4.5 km northeast of lower end of Maligne Lake. Queen Elizabeth Range, Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 45; 10 Longitude 117; 35; 40, Topo map 83C/13


Named by Mary Schaffer (named in 1908 or 1911) (officially named in 1987) The Opal Hills and the peak were named because of their colouring, blue in the morning mists and green and yellow in the sunshine. Official name.

Opal Peak (courtesy Sonny Bou)

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