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Mount Maclaren  Alberta/British Columbia   #8493
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / High Rock Range

Height: 2843 m -> 9327 feet
Prominence?: 532 m  
Line Parent?: Mount Cornwell (6.5 km away, at bearing 175 degrees)
Greater Parent: Courcelette Peak (8.0 km away)

Location:   50.35847,-114.78976     50:21:30, -114:47:23   11U 657213 5580824 (39 km N of Elkford). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.07   AreaCode: FL04/DH58
Mount MacLaren
Located NW of Mount Armstrong and NE of Mount Shankland. The North Peak is 1m higher according to the TRIM survey. The mountain could also be considered to have an E peak as well.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after Charles H. MacLaren (C.M.G. D.S.O.) who was a Brigadier General in command of Canadian Artillery Brigade in World War I. He also studied at the Osgoode Hall Law School in 1905.

Trip Reports within 1 km


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

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
9 Mount MacLaren Kevin Altheim
8 Peaks to the Northeast of Mount Tuxford Rick Collier

Placename Photos
9 Mount Armstrong Vern Dewit
6 Aldridge Creek and Peaks of the Lower Highwood Rick Collier