Mount Thornton
2752m (9029ft.)

Located in the Snaring River Valley near many un-named creeks. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 53; 08; 00 Longitude 118; 18; 50, Topo map 83E/01

Panorama viewpoint: Roche a Perdrix. Can be seen from Highway 16

Named in 1954. Thornton, Sir Henry (Sir Henry Thornton was appointed Inspector General of Movements and Railways in France during WW I. Later he became President of the Canadian National Railway.) Official name.

Photo: Mount Thornton from the northeast on Mount Bistre; Copyright J.M. Rhemtulla and E.S. Higgs, University of Alberta

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