Waddington Peak
2630m (8629ft.)

Located in the Fraser River Valley, 8 km south of Yellowhead Lake and east of the Fraser River. Mount Robson Park, Major headwater Fraser River.
Latitude 52; 47; 40 Longitude 118; 31; 00, Topo map 83D/15
Can be seen from Highway 16

Named by Interprovincial Boundary Survey in 1922. Waddington, Alfred Penderill (Of British origin, Alfred Waddington was involved in the development of of B.C.'s resources. His name was later applied to the hightest mountain in the Coast Range.) Official name.

Photo: Looking southeast to Waddington Peak from Highway #16

Other Information

This modest peak should not be confused with Mount Waddington, the highest (4016m; 13177') mountain in the Coast Range of British Columbia.
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