Whitecrow 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: On BC-Alberta boundary at the head of the Fraser River, in Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°33'44''N, 118°16'13''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Whitecrow Mountain adopted 5 December 1922, not "Mount Whitecrow" as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 28, 1921.

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

"...from the number of white crows seen while on it...." (BC-Alberta Boundary Report, Part 2)

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