Mount Brazeau facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Brazeau
One of the most famous views in Canada. Spirit Island, Maligne Lake
|Elevation||3,470 m (11,380 ft)|
|Prominence||1,443 m (4,734 ft)|
|Parent peak||Mount Athabasca|
|Parent range||Brazeau Range|
|Topo map||NTS 83C/11|
|First ascent||1923 by A. Carpe, W.D. Harris, Howard Palmer|
|Easiest route||rock/snow climb|
The mountain is located in the upper Coronet Creek Valley of Jasper National Park, and stands west of the Coronet Glacier and south of Maligne Lake. The mountain was named in 1902 by Arthur P. Coleman after Joseph Edward Brazeau, who had provided his translation skills to the Palliser expedition.
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