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Mount ShanklandDesignated  British Columbia   #10961
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / High Rock Range

Height: 2730 m -> 8957 feet
Prominence?: 142 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Maclaren (1.5 km away, at bearing 58 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Maclaren (2.0 km away)

Location:   50.35126,-114.80797     50:21:05, -114:48:29   11U 655942 5579984 (38 km N of Elkford). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.07   AreaCode: FL04/DI50
Mount Shankland
Located 1.5km SW of Mount Maclaren and 2.4km NNW of Mount Bolton. There is a higher point of 2730m which is 720m from the official summit which clearly is the higher point of the mountain so it used for Bivouac purposes.

Name Notes: Named by Interprovincial Boundary Survey after John Wilfred Shankland who was the son of Thomas and Wilhelmina Shankland who were from Fenelon Falls, Ontario. Shankland was serving with the "A" Company, 20th Batallion, Central Ontario Regiment when he was pronounced killed in action on November 9, 1917 while only 19.

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Paper Maps
1:50000Highwood & Cataract Creek (Kananaskis Country) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

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7 Mount Shankland Vern Dewit

Placename Photos
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8 Riverside Mountain Vern Dewit
8 Peaks to the Northeast of Mount Tuxford Rick Collier
6 Courcelette NW3 Vern Dewit
6 Aldridge Creek and Peaks of the Lower Highwood Rick Collier