Mount Muir

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary just NW of Fording River Pass, N of Elkford, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°23'39''N, 114°49'34''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82J/7

Origin Notes and History:

Decision in 18th Report. Named after Alex Muir ( -1906), author of the "The Maple Leaf."

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa