Prow Mountain
2858m (9377ft.)

Located in the Red Deer River Valley, 4 km northeast of Skeleton Lake. Vermilion (Alta.) Range, Banff Park, Alberta
Latitude 51; 38; 25 Longitude 115; 53; 35, Topo map 82O/12


Naming: The mountain is said to resemble the prow of a ship, the summit ending in an overhanging point. Official name.

First ascended in 1918 by Morrison P. Bridgland

Photo: Looking southwest to Prow Mountain from Scotch Camp in the Red Deer Valley (courtesy Aaron Osicki)

Other Information
Photo: Looking southeast to Prow Mountain from the Red Deer Valley (courtesy Aaron Osicki)

There is a mountain south of the Bow Valley that is unofficially named Ship's Prow.
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