Endako River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE through Decker and Burns Lakes thence into Stellako River at head of Fraser Lake, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°02'56''N, 124°54'23''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93K/2
Related Maps: 93K/2
93K/3
93K/4
93K/5
93L/8

Origin Notes and History:

Endako River adopted in the 6th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 30 June 1906; not "En-da-ko River", as identified in G.M. Dawson's report and accompanying his 1879 Geological Survey map "British Columbia and the Northwest Territory from the Pacific Ocean to Fort Edmonton" Origin/significance not recorded.

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

Headwaters in the vicinity of 54°29' x 125°59' then flows south through Lots 4188, 4184 etc, turns sharply eastward just east of Rose Lake, then continues in a general southeasterly direction...

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