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Looking southeast to Kataka Mountain beyond the northeast ridge of Mount Fitzwilliam (courtesy Don Beers)

Kataka Mountain

  • 2621 m (8,600ft)
  • Naming History
52.8311N -118.396W
Located on the continental divide between Upper Fitzwilliam Creek and the Clairvaux Creek Valley

Province: Alberta/BC
Park: Jasper/Mount Robson
Headwater: Athabasca/Fraser
Year Named: 1916
Named by: Morrison Bridgland
Named for: "Kataka" is the Indian word for "fort." The mountain was thought to resemble a fort.