The Spearhead

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: Just N of Blackcomb Peak in Whistler (municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°05'11''N, 122°51'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 27 August 1965 on 92J.

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

Descriptive: one of several peaks in the Spearhead Range, but this one particularly resembles a spearhead when viewed from nearly all directions. (December 1964 letter from Karl Ricker, file P.1.65)

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