Roche Bonhomme
2495m (8186ft.)

Located in the Athabasca River and Maligne River Valleys at the head of Two Valley Creek. Colin Range, Jasper Park, Alberta Major headwater Athabasca River.
Latitude 52; 56; 45 Longitude 117; 57; 35, Topo map 83C/13
Can be seen from Highway 16

Named by George Munro Grant in 1878. The mountain has a shape which resembles a face. "Bonhomme" translates to "Good Fellow." Official name.

Photo: Looking east to Roche Bonhomme from Highway #16
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Photo: A close up view of Bonhomme

The dark coloured face of Bonhomme that gazes into the sky east of Jasper Townsite is composed of Triassic siltstone of the Sulphur Mountain Formation that lies above lighter coloured Permian and Carboniferous strata.
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