Located on the continental divide at the southern edge of Freshfield Icefield and north of Waitabit Lake. Banff Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Saskatchewan & Columbia rivers.
Latitude 51; 42; 10 Longitude 116; 53; 55, Topo map 82N/10
Named in 1900. The mountain takes its name fromr Waitabit Creek. The mouth of the creek marks the beginning of rougher water when descending the Columbia. Parties used to pause here before proceeding downriver. Official name.