Butwell Peak
2942m (9653ft.)

Located between the Kicking Horse and Ice River Valleys 1.5 km south of Chancellor Peak. Ottertail Range, Kootenay Park, Major headwater Columbia River.
Latitude 51; 12; 20 Longitude 116; 30; 30, Topo map 82N/02
Can be seen from Highway 1

Named by Samuel E.S. Allen in 1894. Butwell, Frank (A hunting guide from Golden, Frank Butwell was a friend of Samuel Allen's.) Official name.

Photo: Looking east to Chancellor Peak (left) and Butwell Peak (right) from the Trans-Canada Highway
Photo: Looking northeast to Chancellor Peak (left) and Butwell Peak from the Beaverfoot Valley Road

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