Little Canyon

Feature Type:Canyon (2) - Deep, narrow valley with precipitous walls.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On Quesnel River, SE of Dragon Lake, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°53'15''N, 122°16'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93B/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 28 April 1936, as labelled on BC map 3G, 1914, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. An established local name - descriptive.

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