Kates Needle

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: On BC-Alaska boundary, W of junction of Stikine & Porcupine Rivers, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°02'42''N, 132°02'42''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104F/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 1st Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 1898. Boundary Peak # 70. Elevation 10,002 feet.

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