Mount Ray

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Clearwater Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°15'07''N, 120°06'43''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93A/8

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 September 1960 on 93A as labelled on BC Lands' map 3J, 1942. Elevation of 6711 feet.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.