Mount Wilson

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Mount Wilson is a landmark massif located in Banff National Park. It is situated immediately north of the convergence of the North Saskatchewan River, Mistaya River, and Howse River. The scenic Icefields Parkway passes below the ramparts of the west footing of the mountain at approximately 150 kilometers south of the town of Jasper. The mountain is capped with a small icefield called the Wilson Icefield. The mountain is named for Banff outfitter and explorer Tom Wilson.

Elevation (feet): 10,699
Elevation (meters): 3,261
Continent: North America
Country: Canada
Range/Region: Canadian Rockies
Province: Alberta
Latitude: 52.0192
Longitude: -116.8005
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1902
First successful climber(s): James Outram
Nearest major airport: Calgary
Convenient Center: Banff

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