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Photo: President Pass from Highway #1 at the Ottertail River Bridge

President Pass

  • 2972 m (9751ft)
  • Naming History
  • Peaks and Rivers
51.5005N 116.5541W
Province: British Columbia
Park: Yoho
Year Named:
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Named for: The Pass takes its name from The President (the mountain). Edmund Whymper named The President in honour of the CPR's president, Thomas Shaughnessy
Mountain (NW): The Vice President
Mountain (SE): The President
Headwaters (NE): Little Yoho River
Headwaters (SW): Emerald Lake