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Photo: Limestone Mountain (courtesy Gillean Daffern)

Limestone Mountain (Clearwater)

  • 2230 m (7,315ft)
  • Naming History
51.9386N -115.431W
Located east of Limestone Creek and southwest of Clearwater Mountain

Province: Alberta
Headwater: Bow
Year Named: 1941
Named for: The mountain, like most in the Rockies, is made of limestone. (Two mountains in Alberta have this name.)

The summit of Limestone Mountain is the site of an active fire lookout. There is a second Limestone Mountain in the Kananaskis Valley and Limestone Peak forms part of the Vermilion Range in British Columbia.