Mount Hugh Neave

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E of Hobson Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°30'35''N, 120°13'44''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93A/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 October 1989 on 93 A/9.

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

After Hugh Neave, a climbing enthusiast, who climbed and explored in Wells Gray Provincial Park for some 20 years. Locals call this Mount Hobson.

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