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Looking southeast to Mount Henry Macleod (slopes of Valad Peak at left) from the upper Coronet Creek Valley (courtesy Randy McAllister)

Mount Henry MacLeod

  • 3288 m (10,788ft)
  • First Ascent
  • Naming History
52.5278N -117.351W
Located at the head of Coronet Creek

Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Visible from Highway: Maligne Lake Road
Ascent Date: 1923
Ascent Party: A. Carpe, W.D. Harris, Howard Palmer
Year Named: 1902
Named by: Arthur Coleman
Named for: MacLeod, Henry A.F. (Henry MacLeod was a surveyor under the direction of Sandford Fleming of the Canadian Pacific Railway. In 1875 he was the first non-native to travel up what is now the Maligne River from the Athabasca and see Maligne Lake.