Alnus Peak facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlnus Peak
|Elevation||2,968 m (9,738 ft)|
|Prominence||508 m (1,667 ft)|
|Location||Alberta / British Columbia, Canada|
|Parent range||Park Ranges|
|Topo map||NTS 83D/08|
|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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