Parapet 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: On BC-Alberta boundary just SE of head of Geikie Creek, at S end of Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°40'01''N, 118°17'39''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 November 1965 on 83D; continuing the 'fortification' theme established by interprovincial boundary surveyors in the 1920s.

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