BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Bear Mountain
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Recreational Community - An unincorporated place with seasonal or year-round services, accommodation and amenities associated primarily with recreational or leisure activities
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Surrounding Skirt and Miniskirt Mountains in Highlands (municipality), W of Victoria, Highland Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°28'01''N, 123°31'35''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92B/5
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Origin Notes and History:

Bear Mountain (recreational community) adopted 6 March 2009; a well-established name.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office