Giscome Portage Trail Protected Area

Feature Type:Protected Area - Legally defined area under provincial jurisdiction, containing archaeological and/or natural sites, with unique or irreplaceable resources.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S of Summit Lake, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°14'33''N, 122°35'01''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93J/2
Related Maps: 93J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Giscome Portage Trail Protected Area established by Order in Council 523. 18 April 2001: the whole containing approximately 160 hectares.

Source: BC place name cards & correspondence, and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.