Dinosaur Ridge

Feature Type:Ridge (2) - Elongated stretch of elevated ground.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Straddling BC-Alberta on the S side of Narraway River, N of Kakwa Provincial Park, Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°19'47''N, 120°00'11''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93I/8

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1928, as submitted October 1922 by R.W. Cautley, DLS, Dominion Boundary Surveyor, and as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet # 40, 1925.

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

"So-named because of the skyline appearance of the ridge."

Source: 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924 (supplement to the Annual Report of the Dept of the Interior, 1924, Ottawa)