Spearhead Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE of Blackcomb Peak, just E of Whister (municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°05'39''N, 122°50'43''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 27 August 1965 on 92J; named in association with The Spearhead (peak) and Spearhead Range.

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