BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Haiduk 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: On BC-Alberta boundary at head of Verdant Creek in Kootenay National Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°06'10''N, 115°57'04''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.: 82O/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in Place Names of Alberta, 1928, as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary map # 14, published in 1917 from surveys in 1913, and as labelled on BC map 1EM, 1915.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
"probably after Haiduk district, Hungary, or Haiduk [Hideghut] village in Romania."
Source: Place Names of Alberta; published for the Geographic Board by Department of Interior, Ottawa, 1928.