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Slate Range
Historic Lake Louise Hotel!.jpg
Mt. Richardson seen from Lake Louise
Highest point
Peak Mount Richardson
Elevation 3,086 m (10,125 ft)
Dimensions
Length 26 km (16 mi) W-E
Width 13 km (8.1 mi) N-S
Geography
Country Canada
Province Alberta
Range coordinates 51°29′46″N 116°07′20″W / 51.49611°N 116.12222°W / 51.49611; -116.12222Coordinates: 51°29′46″N 116°07′20″W / 51.49611°N 116.12222°W / 51.49611; -116.12222
Parent range Canadian Rockies

The Slate Range is a mountain range of the Canadian Rockies, located in Banff National Park, Canada. The range is named after slate, the primary composition of the mountains in the area.

The Lake Louise Ski Resort is on the southern slopes of this range.

This range includes the following mountains and peaks:

Mountain/Peak metres feet
Mount Richardson 3,086 10,125
Ptarmigan Peak 3,059 10,036
Pika Peak 3,053 10,017
Fossil Mountain 2,946 9,666
Redoubt Mountain 2,902 9,521
Lipalian Mountain 2,710 8,892
Skoki Mountain 2,707 8,882
Anthozoan Mountain 2,695 8,842
Brachiopod Mountain 2,667 8,750
Whitehorn Mountain 2,637 8,652
Heather Ridge 2,636 8,650
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