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Photo: Excelsior Mountain (left) and Centre Mountain from the northwest on Highway #16

Centre Mountain (Alberta)

  • 2700 m (8,859ft)
  • Naming History
52.8292N -117.894W
Located between Amber Mountain and Excelsior Creek; west of Excelsior Creek

Range: Maligne
Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Visible from Highway: 16
Year Named: 1916
Named by: Morrison Bridgland
Named for: This mountain is located midway between Excelsior and Amber Mountains.

Centre Peak is the highest point in the Livingstone Range in southern Alberta. There is a Centre Mountain in the Flathead Valley of British Columbia.

Photo: Looking north to Centre Mountain (left) and Excelsior Mountain from near the Skyline Trail (courtesy Vern Dewit)