Sullivan Peak Statistics

Elevation gain

3,022 meters

What are the activities at Sullivan Peak ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Sullivan Peak?

Sullivan Peaks is a pair of sharp peaks in Antarctica, over 1,400 m, on a spur descending from Pierce Peak on the north side of Mackin Table, in the Patuxent Range, Pensacola Mountains. They were mapped by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos from 1956-66. They were named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Ronald C. Sullivan of the U.S. Navy, who was the officer in charge of the South Pole Station during the winter of 1967. This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Sullivan Peaks" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).

Sullivan Peak is located in the Canadian Rockies, in Alberta. It is a popular destination for hikers and climbers, as it offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The peak can be reached via a number of routes, all of which are considered challenging. The most popular route is the North Ridge, which is a Class 3 scramble. The summit can be reached in about 4 hours from the trailhead.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
51.9394444 -116.9391666

What are the coordinates and address of Sullivan Peak?

Sullivan Peak
Sullivan Peak, Alberta T0L, Canada

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Starting Point

The Sullivan Peak 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 Trail (Highway 742). Continue on the Smith-Dorrien Trail for about 24 km until you reach the signed trailhead parking lot on the right side of the road.

Why visit Sullivan Peak

Sullivan Peak is a beautiful mountain located in Alberta, Canada. The peak is part of the Rocky Mountains and offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The mountain is a popular destination for hikers and climbers, and is home to a variety of wildlife. The summit of Sullivan Peak can be reached via a challenging hike, and the views from the top are well worth the effort.

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

Sullivan Peak is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including hiking, camping, and fishing.

Things not to be missed

Near Sullivan Peak in Alberta, the best activities include hiking, camping, and fishing. Some things not to be missed include the incredible views from the top of the peak and the beautiful scenery along the hiking trails.

1. Hiking - Sullivan Peak is a great place for a hike with stunning views of the surrounding area.

2. Wildlife Viewing - There is plenty of wildlife to be seen in the area around Sullivan Peak, so keep your eyes peeled!

3. Camping - There are plenty of great places to camp near Sullivan Peak, so take advantage of the beautiful surroundings and enjoy a night under the stars.

4. Fishing - The area around Sullivan Peak is great for fishing, so grab your rod and reel and see if you can catch dinner!

5. Photography - The scenery around Sullivan Peak is perfect for photography, so make sure to bring your camera along on your next visit!

Where to eat?

1. The Rooftop at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel - offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and the town of Banff. Menu items include Alberta bison, elk and wild boar.

2. The Grizzly House - located in a rustic log cabin, this restaurant specializes in game meats such as elk, bison, venison and wild boar.

3. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - with locations throughout Alberta, The Keg is known for its steaks and prime rib.

4. Boston Pizza - a national chain with locations throughout Alberta, Boston Pizza is known for its pizza and pastas.

5. Cactus Club Cafe - a national chain with locations throughout Alberta, Cactus Club Cafe is known for its West Coast cuisine such as salmon and chicken satay skewers.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What is the elevation of Sullivan Peak?

3022.00 M

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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