Bulkley Ranges

Feature Type:Ranges - Group or chain of mountains or hills. Plural of Range (2).
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Houston and Terrace, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°40'00''N, 127°40'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93L/12
Related Maps:
103I/16 103I/9 103P/1 93E/13
93L/10 93L/11 93L/12 93L/13
93L/14 93L/3 93L/4 93L/5
93L/6 93L/7 93M/3 93M/4

Origin Notes and History:

Bulkley Mountains adopted 2 April 1918; form of name changed to Bulkley Ranges, (not Bulkley Range) 5 July 1951 on 93M (file C.2.46). Confirmed 4 October 1951 on 103I. See Bulkley River.

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