Rearguard 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: Between Berg Lake and Robson Glacier, at N end of Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°08'38''N, 119°07'35''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 February 1923 on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 32, as labelled on A.O. Wheeler's 1911 topographic map of Mount Robson (published in Canadian Alpine Journal 1912)

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