Bear Mountain

Feature Type:Recreational Community - A populated place with seasonal or year-round services, accommodation and amenities associated primarily with recreational or leisure activities.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Surrounding Skirt and Miniskirt Mountains in Highlands (municipality), W of Victoria, Highland Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°28'01''N, 123°31'35''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92B/5

Origin Notes and History:

Bear Mountain (recreational community) adopted 6 March 2009; a well-established name.

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