Located on the continental divide at the head of Holmes Creek; south buttress of Bess Pass. on the border of Jasper & Mount Robson parks, Alberta/BC border. Major headwaters Smoky & Fraser rivers.
Latitude 53; 18 Longitude 119; 22, Topo map 83E/06
Named in 1924. The name is based on the snow and ice which lies on the east side of the mountain. Official name.