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The President (Mount Shaugnessy)  British Columbia   #1658
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Park Ranges / Waputik Mountains / President Range

Height: 3123 m -> 10246 feet
Prominence?: 653 m above Kiwetinok Pass
Line Parent?: Mont des Poilus (10.9 km away, at bearing 344 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Patterson (27.0 km away)

Location:   51.50093,-116.56206     51:30:03, -116:33:43   11U 530398 5705624 (6 km W of Takakkaw Falls). (13 km NW of Field). NTS Mapsheet: 082.N.10   AreaCode: FL16/FF06
First Ascent: 1901 J. Outram, C. Kaufmann, J. Pollinger
The President
5.5 km NNW of Emerald Lake, west buttress of President Pass.

Name Notes: The mountain was originally named Shaugnessy, the president of the Canadian Pacific Railway at the time of the 1906 ACC camp. It was later discovered that the name had been applied in the Selkirk Mountains in 1900. So, the mountain was named for the his position instead.

Trip Reports within 1 km
39 2010.10.14 Vice President - Carcajou Glacier (SW Face) Route Mark Klassen
56 2007.07.28 A Visit to the Presidents Klaus Haring
28 2003.10.03 Angle Peak Rick Collier
29 2000.08.25 Seven Peaks in Two Days Steve Tober
7 null The President - Glacier to East Face Route Doug Brown
16 null President Traverse, Emerald Pass to President Pass Route Graeme Pole
16 null President Northwest Face, Traverse Route Graeme Pole
16 null Vice President Grand Traverse Route Graeme Pole
11 null Vice President Northwest Face Route Graeme Pole


Paper Maps
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Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
12 The President/Vice-President Massif Rick Collier
8 The President and Vice President Andrew Siefert
7 The Presidents from the South Klaus Haring
6 The President and Vice President David Wasserman
5 Panorama of the Northern President Range from the Wapta Highline Trail David Wasserman
4 The President Zoran Vasic
4 The President Zoran Vasic

Placename Photos
10 Peaks to the South of the President Range Rick Collier
7 The North Face of the Vice President Klaus Haring
7 The President Range from the Summit of Mt. McArthur, 1891 Graeme Pole
4 Col between the President and Vice President Zoran Vasic
4 The President Range and West Emerald Glacier Rick Collier
3 Rock Climbing on The President East Ridge Martin Belanger