Spearhead Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Wedge and Fitzsimmons Creeks, just SE of Whistler in Garibaldi Provincial Park, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°04'00''N, 122°50'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 August 1965 on 92J, as long-established in the mountaineering community.

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

Named in 1923 by Don and Phyllis Munday. Descriptive: the peaks rise above the fog and resemble a row of upright spears.

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