Cockscomb Mountain (Alberta)
2776m (9108ft.)

Located in the Bow River Valley southeast of Ranger Creek. Sawback Range, Banff Park, Alberta
Latitude 51; 14; 20 Longitude 115; 44; 30, Topo map 82O/04

Panorama viewpoint: Storm Mountain Hill. Can be seen from Highways 1 and 93S

Named in 1921. The outline of the summit was said to resemble the comb of a rooster. Official name.

Photo: Looking northeast to Cockscomb Mountain from the Bow Valley Parkway at Hillside Meadows

Other Information

Glen Boles et al refer to this mountain as "Mount Cockscomb" and another in 83C/03 as Cockscomb Mountain.

Note that there is a mountain named The Comb in the Fraser Valley and another Cockscomb Mountain in British Columbia.

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