Jackpine 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.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary, N side Holmes River E of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°22'16''N, 119°33'46''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/5

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 13 January 1925 on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 34.

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

Descriptive; nearby Jackpine Pass (labelled on BC map 3H, 1915) was also adopted in 1925 and sits at the head of Alberta's Jackpine River.

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