Rainbow Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N. of junction of Hotnarko and Atnarko Rivers, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°43'00''N, 125°49'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93C/12
Related Maps: 83E/3
93C/12
93D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Rainbow Mountains identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Form of name changed to Rainbow Range 3 July 1947 on 93 SW. Extends west to 93D/9 at 52 37 - 126 05.

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