BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Flathead Range
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Along BC-Alberta boundary, E of Fernie, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°27'00''N, 114°36'00''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.: 82G/7
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 82G/10
82G/7
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 11th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 30 June 1912, in association with Flathead River.
Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.