Mimenuh 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.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W side of Nicola River between heads of Shakan and Nuaitch Creeks, NW of Merritt, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°10'47''N, 121°13'09''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/3

Origin Notes and History:

Mimenuh Mountain adopted 6 October 1936 on 92I, as labelled on Dominion Sectional Sheet 61, Lytton, 1917; not "Mi-mein-ooh" as spelled on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops, 1895. Mimenuh Mountain re-approved 2 March 1950 on 92I.

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