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Jones Pass (Willmore)

  • 1874 m (6150ft)
  • Naming History
  • Peaks and Rivers
53.5333N 119.8041W
Province: Alberta
Year Named:
Named by:
Named for: Jones, R.W. (A Grand Trunk Pacific Railway engineer, R.W. Jones surveyed the Alberta side of the boundary in the vicinity of the pass in 1906.
Mountain (NW):
Mountain (SE):
Headwaters (NE): Meadowland Creek
Headwaters (SW): Beaverdam Creek


The pass is named on the map made by Mary Jobe and Curly Phillips following their expedition to the area in 1914 and 1915. It was published by the American Geographical Society. (see Mary Jobe biog.)