Bridge River Rapids

Feature Type:Rapids - Fast-flowing section of a watercourse, usually with turbulent water or exposed rocks.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: In Fraser River just above (N of) mouth of Bridge River, N of Lillooet, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°45'25''N, 121°55'51''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/13

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 August 1957 on 92I/NW as an established name; so-identified on map "Distribution of Sockeye Spawning Grounds in Fraser River" by International Pacific Salmon Fishery Commission, 1953.

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