Powell River (Vancouver, Coast & Mountains, V8A 1V4)
1. Powell River (City) / Harwood Island / Haslam Lake / Lois Lake / Scotch Fir Point / Smith Range Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (604) 485-6291 - Leave a Public Review
Harwood Island - Named by Vancouver, who gave no indication as to whom Harwood might be. Captain Walbran believed that the man in question was Edward Harwood, naval surgeon and numismatics enthusiast, who died in 1814.
2. Sabine Channel Marine Park Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Sabine Channel - Named in 1861 in honour of Major-General Edward Sabine, president of the Royal Society, an expert in magnetic research.
  3. Ahpokum 9 - Leave a Public Review
  4. Brew Bay Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  5. Copeland Islands Marine Park - Leave a Public Review
  6. Cranberry Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  7. Duck Lake Protected Area - Leave a Public Review
  8. Inland Lake Park - Leave a Public Review
  9. Klahoose 1 - Leave a Public Review
  10. Lang Bay Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  11. Myrtle Point Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  12. Okeover Arm Park - Leave a Public Review
  13. Quaniwsom 2 - Leave a Public Review
  14. Saltery Bay Park - Leave a Public Review
  15. Sechelt Band Lands (Cokqueneets) 23 - Leave a Public Review
  16. Sliammon Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  17. Wildwood Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
18. Blubber Bay / Marshall Point (Van Anda, 9km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Once a rendezvous for whaling ships. Back around 1890 Elijah Fader used to cut up whales in this bay.
19. Van Anda (Van Anda, 9km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Van Anda - For a great many years the post office here was mistakenly listed as Vananda.
20. Gillies Bay / Harwood Point Park (Gillies Bay, 17km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Gillies Bay - Local tradition has it that Gillies was a very Kennedy, who had been Governor of Vancouver Island at the time of Lord Gilford's visit.
  21. Marshall School Junction (Gillies Bay, 17km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
22. Texada Island Land District (Gillies Bay, 17km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Texada Island - The Spanish navigator Eliza shows Isla de Texada on his chart of 1791. The island had been named after Felix de Tejada (or Texada), a Spanish rear-admiral.