Mount Zillmer

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SE of junction of Zillmer Creek and upper Canoe River, SW of Valemount, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°40'01''N, 119°32'13''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/12

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 April 1965 on 83D-C.

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

Referring to R.T. Zillmer, and his son John - the only persons known to have ascended the creek of the same name. (Ottawa file 83D).

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