The Cariboo Mountains is the most northern range making up the Columbia Mountains. The Fraser River makes a big arc around the northern part of the range and the North Thompson River separates them from the Selkirk Mountains to the southeast. The highest peak is Mount Sir Wilfrid Laurier at 3520 m. There are 4 interconnected provincial parks within the range: Wells Grey, Bowron, Cariboo Mountains and Cariboo River. The area is noted for its canoe routes and helicopter skiing.
- MLA 8TH EDITION
- Kudelik, Gail. "Cariboo Mountains". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 24 January 2014, Historica Canada. www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cariboo-mountains. Accessed 09 December 2023.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Kudelik, G. (2014). Cariboo Mountains. In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cariboo-mountains
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- Kudelik, Gail. "Cariboo Mountains." The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published February 06, 2006; Last Edited January 24, 2014.
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Cariboo Mountains," by Gail Kudelik, Accessed December 09, 2023, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cariboo-mountains
Article by Gail Kudelik
Published Online February 6, 2006
Last Edited January 24, 2014