Ptarmigan 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: E side of North Thompson River, just SE of Blue River (community), Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°02'39''N, 119°14'34''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1987 on 83D/3; a long-established and well known local name according to Reed Early, Kamloops.

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