Cariboo Heart Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Ominicetla and Lion Creeks, N of Takla Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°03'00''N, 126°15'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 94D/1
Related Maps: 93M/16

Origin Notes and History:

Cariboo Heart Mountains adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on BC map 5A, 1917. Form of name changed to Cariboo Heart Range 23 April 1940 on Geological Survey sheet 94D, McConnell Creek (file Mc.1.39).

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