BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Canadian Border Peak
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Just inside BC-Washington boundary at head of Slesse Creek, SE of Chilliwack, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°00'15''N, 121°40'46''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92H/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Border Peak adopted 17 June 1946. Name changed to Canadian Border Peak 21 May 1981, as recommended by Glenn Woodsworth, Alpine Club of Canada.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
"Border Peak" so-named by visiting members of the Alpine Club, as a "partner peak" to one lying south of the border, which they designated American Border Peak (March 1944, file C.1.50 pt.1).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office