BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: East Gate
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Locality - A named place or area, with or without a scattered population
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Beaver River in Glacier National Park, between Revelstoke and Golden, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°24'53''N, 117°28'25''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 82N/6
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Origin Notes and History:

East Gate (locality) adopted 31 July 1981 by British Columbia, and adopted 31 January 1985 by Parks Canada.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office