Elkford (District) / Courcelette Peak / Fording River / Henretta Creek
    

Phone : (250) 865-4000
Your Host(s) : Municipal Administration

Elkford, BC (Nearby: Round Prairie, Elk Prairie, Sparwood, Hosmer, Crowsnest)

  • Courcelette Peak
  • Fording River
  • Henretta Creek
  • Henretta Creek

744 Fording Drive
Elkford, British Columbia
V0B 1H0


British Columbia Tourism Region : Kootenay Rockies

Description From Owner:
  • Courcelette Peak named after a village in France captured by Canadian troops in September 1917.
  • Fording River - Given this name by G.M. Dawson in 1884 because the trail frequently crossed and recrossed the stream, requiring much fording.
  • Henretta Creek - After C.M. Henretta, CPR mining engineer who had charge of the company's development of coalfields in the Fording River area.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.


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