#1 Shearwater Road
British Columbia Tourism Region : Cariboo Chilcotin Coast
- Namu -A Heiltsuk Indian word probably meaning 'closely alongside,' referring to the nearby lake. The Indian name for the village site means 'ferrying place' or 'water transportation place.'
- With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.
Address of this page: http://bc.ruralroutes.com/Namu