Skoatl Point

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Skoatl Point
Highest point
Elevation 1,640 m (5,380 ft)
Prominence 158 m (518 ft)
Listing List of volcanoes in Canada
Coordinates 51°09′15.8″N 120°25′50.2″W / 51.154389°N 120.430611°W / 51.154389; -120.430611
Geography
Location British Columbia, Canada
Parent range Bonaparte Plateau, Thompson Plateau
Topo map NTS 92P/01
Geology
Mountain type Volcanic plug
Volcanic arc/belt Chilcotin Group

Skoatl Point is a volcanic plug located in the formation known as the Chilcotin Group, which lie between the Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains and the mid-Fraser River in British Columbia, Canada.

Location and terrain[edit]

Stockton Hill is located 21 km (13 mi) west of Barriere, to the south of Bonaparte Lake. Its appearance is like a butte-like hillrock and lies on the Bonaparte Plateau, which extends to the Quesnel River and lies between the Cariboo Mountains on the east and the Fraser River on the west. Stockton Hill is at the very head of the Bonaparte River.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Skoatl Point in the Canadian Mountain Encyclopedia