Doom 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: W side of Gaultheria Lake along the spine of Brooks Peninsula, between Kyuquot and Quatsino Sounds, NW side of Vancouver Island, Rupert Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°10'15''N, 127°46'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 29 January 1985 on 92L/4, as submitted by the Provincial Museum's Brooks Peninsula Expedition.

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

Date of expedition: 1981. So-named by expedition members because of the forbidding appearance of sheer cliffs, and because the mountain top was usually shrouded in cloud while the rest of the area was clear.

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