Tonquin Hill

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Tonquin Hill
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Tonquin Hill
Location in Alberta and British Columbia
Highest point
Elevation 2,398 m (7,867 ft) [1]
Prominence 316 m (1,037 ft)
Coordinates 52°44′16″N118°19′42″W / 52.73778°N 118.32833°W / 52.73778; -118.32833 Coordinates: 52°44′16″N118°19′42″W / 52.73778°N 118.32833°W / 52.73778; -118.32833
Geography
Location Alberta
British Columbia
Topo map NTS 83D/09

Tonquin Hill is located on the border of Alberta and British Columbia. It was named in 1916 by E. Deville. [1] [2]

Alberta Province of Canada

Alberta is a western province of Canada. With an estimated population of 4,067,175 as of 2016 census, it is Canada's fourth most populous province and the most populous of Canada's three prairie provinces. Its area is about 660,000 square kilometres (250,000 sq mi). Alberta and its neighbour Saskatchewan were districts of the Northwest Territories until they were established as provinces on September 1, 1905. The premier has been Rachel Notley since May 2015.

British Columbia Province of Canada

British Columbia is the westernmost province of Canada, located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains. With an estimated population of 5.016 million as of 2018, it is Canada's third-most populous province.

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