Canoe Mountain

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just NW of Mount Thompson on NW side of Canoe Reach Kinbasket Lake, S of Valemount, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°42'14''N, 119°09'47''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 16 November 1976 on 83D/11, as a long-established local name. (Advice from H. Smerychynski, Vernon)

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office