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Roche à Bosche
Roche à Bosche and Roche Ronde.jpg
Roche à Bosche (left) and Roche Ronde (right) with Athabasca River
Highest point
Elevation 2,148 m (7,047 ft)
Prominence 159 m (522 ft)
Location Alberta, Canada
Parent range Bosche Range
Topo map NTS 83E/01

Roche à Bosche is a 2,148 metre mountain summit located at the south end of the Bosche Range in Jasper National Park, in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada. The peak may be seen from the Jasper House National Historic Site along Highway 16.


Based on the Köppen climate classification, Roche à Bosche 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. Precipitation runoff from Roche à Bosche drains into the Athabasca River.

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