East Gate

Feature Type:Locality - A named place or area, generally with a scattered population of 50 or less.
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-Longitude: 51°24'53''N, 117°28'25''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82N/6

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