Lucerne 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 BC-Alberta boundary, just W of Yellowhead Pass, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°53'04''N, 118°35'03''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/15

Origin Notes and History:

Decision in 18th Report, as named by BC-Alberta boundary commission while surveying here August 10 - October 18, 1917; the peak overlooks Lucerne Station, in turn named in 1912 by CNR officials because of the resemblance of the surroundings to Lucerne, Switzerland.

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