Fishtail Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
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-Longitude: 49°13'33''N, 124°34'09''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/2

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.