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Bald Mountain Creek

Category : Creek
 

Named some time before 1960, although its origin is not precisely known, it might refer to a time when forest fires had burnt the trees off the top of the mountain, rendering it bald. The vegetation has regrown, so the name is no longer descriptive.

Flows north-east into Big Mountain Creek approximately 27 km south south-east of Grande Prairie.

Location Name : Bi" Mountain Creek
National Topographic System (NTS) : 83 L/15
 
Sub Section | Section | Township | Range | Meridian
10-16-68-5-W6
 
Latitude (N) | Longitude (W)
54° 54' N 118° 42' W
 
The content above is directly derived from :
Place Names of Alberta - Volume IV
Northern Alberta

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