Mount Evan-Thomas
3097m (10161ft.)

Located south of the head of Grizzly Creek; 1.5 km south of Mount Potts. Opal Range, Kananaskis Park, Alberta
Latitude 50; 45; 57 Longitude 115; 05; 45, Topo map 82J/14

Panorama viewpoint: Lower Kananaskis Lake. Can be seen from Highways 40S and 742

Named in 1922. Evan-Thomas, Rear Admiral H. (Rear Admiral Evan-Thomas commanded the Fifth Battle Cruiser Squadron at the Battle of Jutland in 1916.) WW I Official name.

First ascended in 1954 by J. Farman, M.S. Hicks, W. Lemmon, G. Ross, I. Spreat, J.F. TarrantJournal reference CAJ 68-66.

Photo: (l-r) Mount Evan-Thomas, Mount Packenham, and Mount Hood from the Smith-Dorrien Road near Lower Kananaskis Lake
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Photo: Looking southeast to Mount Evan-Thomas from Opal Ridge

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