Blaeberry / Blaeberry River
    
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Golden, BC (Nearby: Blaeberry, Forde, Donald, Edelweiss, Nicholson)

502 9 Ave N
Golden, British Columbia
V0A 1H0


British Columbia Tourism Region : Kootenay Rockies

Description From Owner:
  • David Thompson's 'Portage Creek.' One of the earliest routes for explorers entering British Columbia from the east was through Howse Pass and down the Blaeberry to the Columbia River.
  • In 1859 James Hector named this river Blaeberry, or Blueberry, because of the abundance of berries in its valley. His 'blaeberries' were probably our huckleberries.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.


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