Garnet Valley

Feature Type:Community - An unincorporated populated place, generally with a population of 50 or more, and having a recognized central area that might contain a post office, store and/or community hall, etc, intended for the use of the general public in the region.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: In Summerland District Municipality, along Eneas Creek, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°38'30''N, 119°42'30''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82E/12

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 10 June 1994 on 82 E/12, as long-identified on municipal maps. See Garnet Lake.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office