Kwanika Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Bounded by Kwanika Creek, Klawli River and Nation River, N. of Sedo Ti Range, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 55°28'00''N, 125°08'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93N/6
Related Maps: 93N

Origin Notes and History:

Kwanika Mountains adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on BC Lands' map 5A, 1917. Form of name changed to Kwanika Range 2 June 1950 on 93N.

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

The traditional name is Nagha Ti. ("Central Carrier Country" © Carrier Linguistic Committee, Fort St. James, 1974).

Source: included with note