Sentinel Peak
2373m (7785ft.)

Located at the head of Pekisko Creek; east buttress of Sentinel Pass. Livingstone Range, Kananaskis Park, Alberta
Latitude 50; 15; 20 Longitude 114; 28; 50, Topo map 82J/08
Can be seen from Highways 541 and 22

Named by George M. Dawson in 1884. This prominent, somewhat isolated peak stands like a sentinel over Salter Pass. Official name. Other names Sentinel Mountain

Photo: Looking west-southwest to Sentinel Peak

Other Information
Photo: Sentinel Peak (left) and Plateau Mountain from Highway #541 in the Highwood Valley

George Dawson shows the mountain on his 1886 map as Sentinel Mountain.

*A hiking route to the summit is described in Gillean Daffern’s Kananaskis Country Trail Guide Volume 2.

There is a Sentinel Mountain in the Saskatchewan River Valley.

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