Mount Shankland
2667m (8750ft.)

Located east of the Elk River Valley and northeast of Aldridge Creek; 1.8 km southwest of Mount MacLaren; 2.2 km northwest of Mount Bolton. High Rock Range, Park, Major headwater Columbia River.
Latitude 50; 20; 49 Longitude 114; 49; 01, Topo map 82J/07


Named by Interprovincial Boundary SurveyShankland, John Wilfred (Private Shankland was killed in action during WW I.) Official name.

Looking north to Mount Shankland (courtey Allan Schierman)

Other Information

The son of Thomas and Wilhelmina Shankland of Fenelon Falls, Ontario, Private John Shankland was killed on November 9, 1917 at the age of 19. He was serving with the Canadian Infantry as a member of "A" Company, 20th Batallion, Central Ontario Regiment.
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