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Fisher Peak - Hiking

Alberta North, Alberta, Canada

Fisher Peak Statistics


18 KM

Estimated Time

5 hours

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Fisher Peak (75Β°52β€²S 68Β°23β€²W) is a peak rising to about 1,100 metres (3,600 ft), 5 nautical miles (9 km) southeast of Mount Leek, in the Hauberg Mountains of Antarctica. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1961–67, and was climbed in December 1977 by members of a USGS field party. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names in 1985 after Commander Dwight David Fisher, U.S. Navy, command pilot on the first landing by LC-130 Hercules aircraft on English Coast in December 1984; Commanding Officer, U.S. Navy Antarctic Development Squadron Six (VXE-6), from May 1984 to May 1985; Commanding Officer, Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1987–89; Naval Officer on detail to the National Science Foundation (NSF), 1989–92; Deputy Manager, Polar Operations Section, Office of Polar Programs at the NSF, from 1992.

The Fisher Peak is located in the Canadian Rockies, in Alberta. It's a popular destination for hikers and climbers, as it offers great views of the surrounding area. The peak is accessible from several different trails, making it a perfect option for those who want a challenge. The hike to the summit is about 8 miles long, and it's considered to be moderately difficult.

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Fisher Peak
Fisher Peak, Alberta T0L 1K0, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Fisher Peak in Alberta can be accessed from Highway 22.

Why visit Fisher Peak

The Fisher Peak in Alberta is a great place to visit because it offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains. The peak is also a great place for hiking and camping.

Is Fisher Peak in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what the family is looking for in a vacation spot. Some families may enjoy hiking and exploring the natural features of Fisher Peak, while others may prefer a more urban environment with more amenities and activities available.

Things not to be missed

Near Fisher Peak in Alberta, the best activities include hiking, camping, and fishing.

Hiking, mountain biking, and camping are all popular activities near Fisher Peak. The area is also known for its excellent fishing, with trout, salmon, and char all available in the many nearby lakes and rivers.

Where to eat?

1. The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company in Canmore is a great place to eat near Fisher Peak. They have a wide variety of food options, and their beer is delicious!

2. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar in Banff is also a great place to eat near Fisher Peak. They have a wide variety of food options, and their steaks are amazing!

3. The Bison Restaurant in Banff is a great place to eat near Fisher Peak. They have a wide variety of food options, and their bison dishes are delicious!

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