kids encyclopedia robot

Allstones Peak facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Allstones Peak
Allstones Peak and Abraham Mountain.jpg
Allstones Peak (left) seen from the south with Abraham Mountain (right)
Highest point
Elevation 2,940 m (9,650 ft)
Prominence 480 m (1,570 ft)
Parent peak Fence Post Peak (3060 m)
Listing Mountains of Alberta
Allstones Peak is located in Alberta
Allstones Peak
Allstones Peak
Location in Alberta
Allstones Peak is located in Canada
Allstones Peak
Allstones Peak
Location in Canada
Location Alberta, Canada
Parent range First Range
Canadian Rockies
Topo map NTS 83C/08
Type of rock Sedimentary
Easiest route Scramble

Allstones Peak is a 2,940-metre (9,650-foot) mountain summit located in the North Saskatchewan River valley of the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada. Its nearest higher peak is Fence Post Peak, 16.0 km (9.9 mi) to the west. Allstones Peak can be seen from David Thompson Highway and Abraham Lake. Precipitation runoff from Allstones Peak drains east into Abraham Lake, and northwest to Littlehorn Creek. Allstones Peak is composed of sedimentary rock laid down from the Precambrian to Jurassic periods that was pushed east and over the top of younger rock during the Laramide orogeny.


Based on the Köppen climate classification, Allstones Peak is located in a subarctic climate with cold, snowy winters, and mild summers. Temperatures can drop below -20 °C with wind chill factors below -30 °C.

kids search engine
Allstones Peak Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.