Upright Mountain

Feature type: Mountain
Province: British Columbia
Location: Alta-BC boundary, between Upright and Campion creeks
Latitude: 53°10’00”
Longitude: 118°54’00”
NTS map: 83E/2
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names

From a camp near Moose Pass in 1911, Arthur Wheeler noted “a high peak, which, owing to the rock strata of which it is composed having been tilted to an almost vertical angle, has been named ‘Mt. Upright.’”

References:

  • Wheeler, Arthur Oliver 1860-1945 . “The mountains of the Yellowhead Pass.” Alpine Journal 26, no.198 (1912).

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