Goat 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.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just W of junction of Goat and Milk Rivers, NW of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°26'20''N, 120°46'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93H/7

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 March 1965 on 93H, as a long-established local name.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.