Origin Notes and History:
Little River (settlement) adopted 2 November 1950 on 92F. Form of name changed to Little River (landing) 31 October 1980 on 92F/10. Form of name changed to Little River (community) 31 May 1983 on 92F/10.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office