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Photo: Looking southwest to Mount Mitchell from one km northwest of Poboktan Creek on the Icefields Parkway

Mount Mitchell

  • 3040 m (9,974ft)
  • Naming History
52.4036N -117.504W
Located in the Sunwapta River Valley, 3 km southeast of Mount Morden Long

Range: Winston Churchill
Province: Alberta
Park: Jasper
Headwater: Athabasca
Year Named: 1970
Named for: Mitchell, J.H. (A Senior Assistant Engineer for the Department of the Interior, J.H. Mitchell was in charge of the construction of the Icefields Parkway from Jasper to the Banff-Jasper Boundary.)

Photo: Mount Mitchell (right) and unnamed ridge to south from the Icefields Parkway