Beautemps 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: Lookup the official name
Relative Location: On BC-Alaska boundary, SW of Skagway, Alaska, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°54'00''N, 137°31'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 114I/13

Other Recorded Names:

Gutwetterberg Mountain
Tanaku Mountain
Horoshi Pogodi Mountain
Schonwetterberg Mountain
Buen-tiempo Mountain

Origin Notes and History:

This is Captain Cook's Fairweather Mountain, subsequently translated as "Mt. Beautemps" by La PĂ©rouse, 1786.

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