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Mount Brewster - Hiking

Alberta North, Alberta, Canada

Mount Brewster Statistics

Elevation gain

2,840 meters

What are the activities at Mount Brewster ?


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Why choose a trail at Mount Brewster?

Mount Brewster was named in 1929 by Tom Wilson after John Brewster who was the father of the Brewster family of Banff. It is located in the Vermilion Range in Alberta.

The Mount Brewster is a mountain located in Alberta, Canada. At an elevation of 2,873 metres (9,426 ft), it is the ninth-highest peak in the province. The mountain was named in 1858 by James Hector after Sir Charles Brewster, a British statesman and scientist. The first ascent of the peak was made in 1898 by J. Norman Collie and party.

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From sunrise to sunset


What are the coordinates and address of Mount Brewster?

Mount Brewster
Mount Brewster, Alberta T0L, Canada

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Starting Point

The Mount Brewster trails are located in the Kananaskis Country area of Alberta. To get to the start of the trails, take Highway 40 south from Calgary and turn left onto the Smith-Dorrien/Spray Lakes Road (Highway 742). Continue on the Smith-Dorrien/Spray Lakes Road for about 36 kilometers until you reach the Mount Brewster trailhead parking lot on the right side of the road.

Why visit Mount Brewster

The Mount Brewster in Alberta is a great place to visit because of its stunning views and interesting history. The mountain is located in the Rocky Mountains and offers visitors amazing views of the surrounding area. The mountain is also home to a number of historical sites, including a former fur trading post and a World War II radar station. Visitors can also enjoy hiking and camping in the area.

Is Mount Brewster in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a place to live. Some families might find Mount Brewster to be a great place to raise children, while others may find the opposite to be true. It is important to do your own research into the area before making a decision.

Things not to be missed

Near Mount Brewster in Alberta, the best activities to enjoy are hiking, camping, fishing, and wildlife viewing. Some things not to be missed are the views from the summit of Mount Brewster, the wildflowers in bloom in the summertime, and the autumn colors in the fall.

1. Hiking - There are plenty of hiking trails near Mount Brewster, offering beautiful views of the surrounding area.

2. Wildlife Viewing - The area is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, elk, and bears.

3. Fishing - The area is home to many trout streams, making it a great spot for fishing.

4. Camping - There are several campgrounds in the area that offer great camping opportunities.

5. Biking - There are many great biking trails in the area, providing a great way to explore the area.

Where to eat?

1. The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company - Mount Brewster

2. The Keg Steakhouse and Bar - Mount Brewster

3. Boston Pizza - Mount Brewster

4. Swiss Chalet Rotisserie and Grill - Mount Brewster

5. Milestones Grill + Bar - Mount Brewster

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What is the elevation of Mount Brewster?

2840.00 M

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