Font Mountain

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary, N of Akamina Kishinena Provincial Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°10'31''N, 114°12'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82G/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1950 on BC Lands' map 2D, as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary map # 1, published in 1917 from surveys in 1915, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

Source: BC place name cards & correspondence, and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.