Mount King Edward
is a mountain
located at the head of the Athabasca River
valley in Jasper National Park
. Mt. King Edward is situated on the Continental Divide
with Mt. Columbia
5½ km east. The mountain was named in 1906 by Mary Schaffer after King Edward VII
Mt. King Edward should not be confused with King Edward Peak (2,789m), just north of the US border, although it too was named after King Edward.