Idol Peak

Feature Type:Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Forgetmenot and Bastille Creeks, SW of Intersection Mountain, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°46'42"N, 120°07'36"W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 93H/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 24 February 1965 on 93H/16, as labelled on 1929 survey plan 10T264, McGregor River area, by A.J. Campbell, BCLS, and as identified in the 1953 BC Gazetteer.

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

Named by A.J. Campbell, BCLS; a rock formation near the summit resembles an Idol.

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