Mount Sir Sandford

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Mount Sir Sandford
Mount Sir Sandford from Gothics Glacier
Highest point
Elevation 3,519 m (11,545 ft) [1]
Prominence 2,707 m (8,881 ft) [1]
Coordinates 51°39′24″N 117°52′03″W / 51.65667°N 117.86750°W / 51.65667; -117.86750Coordinates: 51°39′24″N 117°52′03″W / 51.65667°N 117.86750°W / 51.65667; -117.86750[1]
Mount Sir Sandford is located in British Columbia
Mount Sir Sandford
Mount Sir Sandford
Parent range Sir Sandford Range
Topo map NTS 82N/12
First ascent 1912
Easiest route remote glacier/ice/rock climb

Mount Sir Sandford is the highest mountain of the Sir Sandford Range and of the Big Bend Ranges of the Selkirk Mountains in southeastern British Columbia, Canada. It is the 12th highest peak in the province. The mountain was named after Sir Sandford Fleming, a railway engineer for the Canadian Pacific Railway.

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  1. ^ a b c "British Columbia and Alberta: The Ultra-Prominence Page". Retrieved 2013-01-21.


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