Clinker Ridge

Feature Type:Ridge (2) - Elongated stretch of elevated ground.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Extends W from Mount Price, between Garibaldi Lake and Cheakamus River, S of Whistler, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°54'55''N, 123°04'34''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/14

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 September 1972 on 92G/NW, as identified in Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, vol. 69, 1958, pp161-198, and as labelled on Garibaldi Park Map PSG3, 1970.

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

Retains the early name for Mount Price, "Clinker Mountain" as identified in 1927 articles & journals written by W. H. Mathews, UBC Geology.

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