Castle Mountain (BC)
2545m (8350ft.)

Located west of the headwaters of the Kootenay River; northeast of the headwaters of Pratt Creek. Beaverfoot Range, Park, Major headwater Columbia River.
Latitude 51; 02; 20 Longitude 116; 26; 45, Topo map 82N/01
Can be seen from Highways 1 and 95

Naming: Although there is no official record, presumably the mountain was named because it resembles a castle. Official name.

Photo: Castle Mountain from the Columbia Valley, six km south of Castledale

Other Information
Photo: Looking southwest to Castle Mountain (right) from the Trans-Canada Highway

There are two Castle Mountains in the Canadian Rockies, this one being in British Columbia.

If you'd like information about Alberta's Castle Mountain, please click on Castle Mountain.

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