Omega 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 between head of Sullivan River and Columbia Icefield, N of Golden, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°07'45''N, 117°34'44''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83C/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 April 1965 on 83C-D (files C.1.27 and B.2.39).

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

So-named in 1939 because it was the last unclimbed peak over 10,000 feet between Thompson and Yellowhead Passes.

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