Marmot 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: W side of junction of Sumallo and Skagit Rivers, SE of Sunshine Valley (community), SE of Hope, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°11'38''N, 121°07'31''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 422A, Hope, as identified on 1931 BC Lands map "Sumallo and Upper Tulameen Valleys" by R.D. McCaw, BCLS

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

....Shown on Geological Survey of Canada Map 56A, 1912.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa