Adolphus Lake to Peace River
56°10’57″N N 117°19’59” W — Map 084C03 — Google — GeoHack
Name officially adopted in 1949
Official in Canada
Translation of native name, after smouldering beds of coal in the river banks; in Cree, kas-ka-pi-te; in Stoney swo-da (Joseph Burr Tyrrell [1858–1957])
The Smoky River originates in the northern area of Jasper National Park from Adolphus Lake. It then flows north east through the Willmore Wilderness Park until it passes near the town of Grande Cache. It continues north, passes through the hemlet of Watino and merges into the Peace River south of the town of Peace River, Alberta.