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St. Nicholas Peak.
|Elevation||2,938 m (9,639 ft)|
|Prominence||38 m (125 ft)|
|Parent range||Park Ranges|
|Topo map||NTS 82N/10|
|First ascent||1930 J. Monroe Thorington, P. Kaufmann|
St. Nicholas Peak is located on the border of Alberta and British Columbia in Banff National Park. It was named in 1916 by Arthur O. Wheeler; a particular gendarme on the mountain is said to resemble Santa Claus.
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