Canadian Border Peak

Feature Type:Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just inside BC-Washington boundary at head of Slesse Creek, SE of Chilliwack, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°00'15''N, 121°40'46''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/4

Origin Notes and History:

Border Peak adopted 17 June 1946. Name changed to Canadian Border Peak 21 May 1981, as recommended by Glenn Woodsworth, Alpine Club of Canada.

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

"Border Peak" so-named by visiting members of the Alpine Club, as a "partner peak" to one lying south of the border, which they designated American Border Peak (March 1944, file C.1.50 pt.1).

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