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Gendarme Mountain

  • 2922 m (9,587ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
53.2103N -119.209W
Located in the Upper Smoky River Valley, 4 km northwest of Mumm Peak

Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Smoky
Ascent Date: 1911
Ascent Party: Arthur Wheeler
Ascent Guide: Conrad Kain
Year Named: 1911
Named for: The mountain was thought to "stand guard." Gendarme is the French word for a policeman.