This article is for the mountain on the British Columbia-Alberta border in the Canadian Rockies. For the mountain in the Jervis Inlet area of the British Columbia Coast, see Mount Victoria (British Columbia).
Mount Victoria, 3,464 metres (11,365 ft), is a mountain on the border between British Columbia and Alberta in the Canadian Rockies. It is located just northeast of Lake O'Hara in Yoho National Park and is also part of Banff National Park and is on the Continental Divide (which is the definition of the interprovincial boundary in this region).
The mountain is located on the western buttress of Abbot Pass while Mount Lefroy lies on the eastern side.
The mountain was named by J. Norman Collie in 1897 for Queen Victoria.
There's a trail called Mount Victoria Route leading to the summit. Mount Victoria is one of the 1 peaks along the Mount Victoria Route.
The nearest mountain hut is Abbot Pass Hut located 1 900m/6 233ft SE of the summit.
By elevation Mount Victoria is
# 23 out of 2255 in the Canadian Rockies # 77 out of 27097 in Canada # 10 out of 767 in Columbia-Shuswap Regional District # 24 out of 8219 in British Columbia # 18 out of 1917 in Alberta # 10 out of 436 in Banff National Park # 4 out of 108 in Yoho National Park # 3 out of 81 in the Bow Range
By prominence Mount Victoria is
# 65 out of 436 in Banff National Park # 16 out of 108 in Yoho National Park # 9 out of 81 in the Bow Range
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