Baril Peak
2998m (9836ft.)

Located on the continental divide at the head of Baril Creek and Henretta Creek. High Rock Range, Kananaskis Park, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Bow & Kootenay rivers.
Latitude 50; 17; 55 Longitude 114; 45; 15, Topo map 82J/07

Panorama viewpoint: Highwood Gap. Can be seen from Highway 40S

Named in 1918. Baril, Conrad M.L. (A native of Ottawa and member of the Surveyor General's staff, Conrad Baril was killed in action 9 November, 1915 while serving with the Canadian Engineers.) Official name.

First ascended in 1915 by Interprovincial Boundary Commission

Photo: Looking up Etherington Creek to Baril Peak from Highway #940
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Photo: Baril Peak from the north on Highway #40 at Fitzsimmon's Creek

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