Boulder Rapids

Feature Type:Rapids - Fast-flowing section of a watercourse, usually with turbulent water or exposed rocks.
Relative Location: Columbia River, N of Kinbasket Lake, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°00'30''N, 118°10'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 83D/1
Related Maps: 83D

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 January 1952 on Columbua River Basin manuscript 33; name rescinded 11 March 1974 after flooding of Kinbasket Lake.

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