Mount Windy Castle
2820m (9252ft.)

Located in the Athabasca River Valley, 4.5 km southeast of Mount Kerkeslin. Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 37; 30 Longitude 117; 45; 50, Topo map 83C/12
Can be seen from Highway 93N

Named by N. E. Odell and Frank Smythe in 1947. The mountain is quite castle-like in appearance. It was named by the first ascent party which reached the summit on a windy day. Unofficial name.

First ascended in 1947 by A. Bruce-Robertson, M. Finley, N.E. Odell, J. Ross, Frank SmytheJournal reference CAJ 31-75.

Photo: Looking east to Mount Windy Castle from the Icefields Parkway

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