Cheekye Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S of Mount Garibaldi, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°50'54''N, 123°00'24''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92G/14

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 September 1979 on 92G/14, as submitted July 1968 by mountaineer Karl Ricker, in association with Cheekye River; recommended June 1979 by N. Carter for BC Mountaineering Club, as an established name. Delineation on file S.3.51.

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