Pavilion 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.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E of the Fraser River between Lillooet and Clinton, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°58'24''N, 121°41'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/13

Origin Notes and History:

The name "Mount Carson" was (incorrectly) adopted in this location 1 August 1957 on 92I/NW. Name changed to Pavilion Mountain 27 October 1965 on 92I/13, being the well-established local name.

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

The entire upland between Pavilion Lake-Marble Canyon and Kelly Creek-Junction Valley is labelled "Pavilion Mountains" on Geological Survey sheet 557, 1895.

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