BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Cheekye Glacier
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: S of Mount Garibaldi, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°50'54''N, 123°00'24''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 September 1979 on 92G/14, as submitted July 1968 by mountaineer Karl Ricker, in association with Cheekye River; recommended June 1979 by N. Carter for BC Mountaineering Club, as an established name. Delineation on file S.3.51.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office