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Photo: Lion and Lioness from Whitegoat Peaks (courtesy Tony Daffern)

Lion Peak

  • 3150 m (10,335ft)
  • Naming History
52.0736N -116.660W
Located 1 km west of Lioness Peak on Resolute Mountain

Province: Alberta
Park: White Goat
Headwater: Saskatchewan
Year Named: 1958
Named by: Eric Hopkins
Named for: Lion and Lioness Peaks are two summits which rise out of glaciers on Resolute Mountain. Mr. Hopkins thought that they resembled lion's heads.