Castle 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.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side Columbia River, SE of Golden between Harrogate and Parson, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°02'22''N, 116°26'55''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82N/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 April 1952 on 82N/SE, as labelled on BC Lands map of Rocky & Selkirk Mountains, 1914, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

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