Badshot Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W of Duncan Lake and Westfall River, E of Trout Lake, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°40'00''N, 117°20'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82K/11
Related Maps: 82K/11
82K/12
82K/13
82K/14
82K/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 9 June 1960 on 82 K, as outlined on Department of Interior's Kootenay sheet (file L.3.59). See Badshot Mountain.

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

Extent: lower Incomapleaux River, Kellie Creek, Westfall River, lower Duncan River, Duncan Lake, Howser, Lardeau River, Trout Lake, Beaton Creek.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa