Cartoona 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 SE of Coffee Crater in Mount Edziza Provincial Park, SE of Telegraph Creek (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°36'24''N, 130°36'53''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104G/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1980 on 104G/10, as submitted by Geological Survey of Canada.

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

Name required for geology reporting purposes; in the absence of any known local name, Geological Survey chose "Cartoona", after an old Tahltan Shaman in the area around 1904-1906.

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