Sunwapta Pass

Col Elevation: 2050 meters, 6726 feet

Key Col for:Mount Brazeau  (3500 m/11,483 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)52° 12' 49'' N, 117° 9' 28'' W
52.213719, -117.157915 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1450 m/4757 ft
Optimistic: 1500 m/4921 ft
Average: 1475 m/4839 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Kitchener
Prominence Parent: Mount Columbia
Island Parent: Mount Columbia
Ridgewalk Distance:86.32 km/53.63 mi

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Canadian Rockies
Range4: Central Front Ranges
Range5: Queen Elizabeth Range
Range6: Sunwapta Group
Drainage Basins
Beaufort Sea
Arctic Ocean

North Saskatchewan
Cedar Lake
Lake Winnipeg
Hudson Bay
Hudson Strait
Labrador Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Banff National Park/Jasper National Park
Topo MapColumbia Icefield    83 C/3    1:50,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Brazeau to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: Mount Brazeau35001450    
(Unnamed Col)3050   0.70.7
Valad Peak3250100  0.941.64
(Unnamed Col)3150   0.452.09
(Ridge Junction)    0.252.34
Mount Henry MacLeod3315265 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan0.362.7
(Ridge Junction)   Athabasca/North Saskatchewan49.4952.18
Nigel Peak3211556 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan6.3158.5
KEY COL: Sunwapta Pass2050  Athabasca/North Saskatchewan4.9863.47
Mount Athabasca3491651 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan5.2268.69
(Unnamed Col)3440  Athabasca/North Saskatchewan0.1968.88
Silverhorn34477 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan0.2569.14
(Unnamed Col)3148  Athabasca/North Saskatchewan0.9370.07
Mount Andromeda3440292 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan1.0871.15
(Unnamed Col)2840  Athabasca/North Saskatchewan4.5375.68
(Ridge Junction)   Athabasca/North Saskatchewan0.9876.66
Snow Dome-South Slope29400 Athabasca/North Saskatchewan2.178.76
Snow Dome3460160  3.5882.34
(Unnamed Col)3300   1.7984.14
(Ridge Junction)    0.4484.57
LINE PARENT: Mount Kitchener3505325  1.7486.32
PROM PARENT: Mount Columbia37412361    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Columbia37412361    

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