Upright 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.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary, E of head of Moose River at NE side of Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°11'16''N, 118°51'42''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 December 1923 on BC-Alberta Boundary sheet 31.

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

"The strata of the mountain have been upheaved to an almost vertical position." (BC-Alberta Boundary Report, Part III.)

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