Survey Peak
2667m (8750ft.)

Located in the North Saskatchewan River Valley west of Howse River and north of Glacier Lake. Banff Park, Alberta Major headwater Saskatchewan River.
Latitude 51; 57; 25 Longitude 116; 50; 55, Topo map 82N/15

Panorama viewpoint: Saskatchewan River Crossing. Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by J. Norman Collie in 1898. Collie and Stutfield climbed the mountain in 1898 in order to conduct a plane table survey of the area. Official name.

First ascended in 1898 by J. Norman Collie, H.E.M. Stutfield

Photo: Looking south to Survey Peak from the Icefields Parkway (courtesy Gerry Hopkins)
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Photo: Looking west to Survey Peak from the Icefields Parkway at Saskatchewan River Crossing

The forest on the eastern slopes of Survey Peak is of two slightly different colours. This indicates that part of the forest was burned off many decades ago and so is of a different age.
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