Blanshard Peak

Feature Type:Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On SE slope of Mount Blanshard, E of S end of Pitt Lake, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°20'36''N, 122°30'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/8

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 July 1957 on 92G/SE as an established name in mountaineering circles. See Mount Blanshard for origin information.

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

Blanshard Peak (sometimes called Blanshard Needle), Golden Ears (peaks), and Edge Peak are discrete summits on the massif known as Mount Blanshard.

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