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The January average high of around −4 °C (25 °F) is actually much milder than clear continental areas further east in Canada on similar and lower parallels.The highest temperature ever recorded in Rocky Mountain House was 35.0 °C (95 °F) on 23 July 1928.Crimson Lake is a lake approximately 17 km (11 mi) northwest of town.Crimson Lake is home to Crimson Lake Provincial Park.Rocky Mountain House has a subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc) that borders on a humid continental climate (Köppen Dfb).Daytime temperatures are in general representative for the latter, but the larger diurnal temperature variation with the high elevation ensures frequent frosts.The town has a long history dating to the 18th century with the presence of British and Canadian fur traders during the westward Canadian expansion.
Many travellers used this location as a stop on their way further west or northwest, just as they do into the 21st century.
The city anchors the north end of what Statistics Canada defines as the "Calgary–Edmonton Corridor".
The earliest known inhabitants arrived in the area that is now Edmonton around 3,000 BC and perhaps as early as 12,000 BC when an ice-free corridor opened as the last glacial period ended and timber, water, and wildlife became available in the region.
The new fort's name was suggested by John Peter Pruden after Edmonton, London, the hometown of both the HBC deputy governor Sir James Winter Lake, and Pruden.
In 1876, Treaty 6, which includes what is now Edmonton, was signed between the Aboriginal peoples in Canada (or First Nations) and Queen Victoria as Queen of Canada, as part of the Numbered Treaties of Canada.