BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Fishtail Lake
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Lake - Inland body of standing water
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Mount Arrowsmith near head of Englishman River, SW of Parksville, Cameron Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°13'33''N, 124°34'09''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92F/2
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 March 1975 on 92F/SE, as labelled on MacMillan-Bloedel Recreation Guide #3, and identified in Hiking Trails of Southeastern Vancouver Island, 1974, p.43.
Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.