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Quick facts for kidsMount Daly
Mount Daly and Bath Glacier
|Elevation||3,148 m (10,328 ft)|
|Prominence||408 m (1,339 ft)|
|Listing||Mountains of Alberta
Mountains of British Columbia
|Parent range||Park Ranges|
|Topo map||NTS 82N/09 Hector Lake|
|First ascent||1903 J.H Batcheller, C.E. Fay, E. Tewes, C. Bohren, C. Hasler Sr.|
Like other mountains in Banff Park, Mount Daly is composed of sedimentary rock laid down during the Precambrian to Jurassic periods. Formed in shallow seas, this sedimentary rock was pushed east and over the top of younger rock during the Laramide orogeny.
Based on the Köppen climate classification, Mount Daly 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.
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