Mount Peskett
3124m (10250ft.)

Located in the North Saskatchewan River Valley west of Loudon Creek. Banff Park, Alberta Major headwater Saskatchewan River.
Latitude 51; 56; 30 Longitude 116; 27; 55, Topo map 82N/16
Can be seen from Highway 11

Named by Len Siemens in 1968. Peskett, Louis (A director of "Youth for Christ," Louis Peskett initiated the idea of a camp for delinquent teenagers. Rev. Peskett was killed by a falling rock near Mt. Cline in 1966.) Official name.

First ascended in 1970 by D. Von Hennig, guided by Leo Grillmair, W.L. Putnam. Journal reference AAJ 17-385.

Photo: Looking south to Mount Peskett from Highway #11
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Photo: Looking southwest to Mount Peskett from Highway #11 (The summit is the snow-covered peak beyond.)

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