Aiguille 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 at head of Blaeberry River, NE of Golden, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°48'16''N, 116°40'11''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82N/15

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in 1919 on BC-Alberta boundary sheet #17.

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

Name is descriptive; french for "needle".

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