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Alnus Peak
Highest point
Elevation 2,968 m (9,738 ft)
Prominence 508 m (1,667 ft)
Geography
Location Alberta / British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Park Ranges
Topo map NTS 83D/08
Climbing
First ascent 1920 Boundary Commission

Alnus Peak is located on the Canadian provincial boundary between Alberta and British Columbia. It was named in 1921 by Arthur O. Wheeler; alnus is the Latin name of the Alder tree. The name may refer to the dense stands of Red Alder found in the area.

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