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Photo: Dragon Peak from just south of the Sunwapta Falls Junction on the Icefields Parkway

Dragon Peak

  • 2940 m (9,646ft)
  • Naming History
52.4461N -117.701W
Located in the Upper Athabasca River Valley south of Dragon Creek

Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Major Valley: Athabasca
Visible from Highway: 93N
Year Named: 1921
Named by: Arthur Wheeler
Named for: The rock formations at the summit were thought to resemble a dragon by members of the Alberta-British Columbia Boundary Survey.