Steveston (Vancouver, Coast & Mountains)
1. Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site of Canada / Georgia Strait Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
This is the euphonious 'Gran Canalde Nuestra Senora del Rosario la Marinera' of the Spanish explorers. Captain Vancouver tells of his naming of it:
2. Bridgeport (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
At the end of 1889, two bridges linked Richmond with the mainland, and locals hoped that a port would develop here.
  3. Brighouse (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
After Sam Brighouse, born in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, in 1836. Brighouse and his cousin John Morton came to British Columbia in 1862 and spent a brief time in the Cariboo goldfields.
  4. Broadmoor (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  5. Burkeville (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  6. Elgin (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  7. Kelvin (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  8. McGuire (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  9. Meadowbrook (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
10. Richmond (City) / Deas Island / Iona Island / Lulu Island (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (604) 276-4000 - Leave a Public Review
Deas Island - After John Sullivan Deas, a mulatto tinsmith who was foreman at a cannery here in the 1870s. He originally came to British Columbia as a member of the Royal Engineers.
  11. Sea Island 3 (Richmond, 4km) - Leave a Public Review
  12. Seafair (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  13. Southarm (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
14. Steveston - Garry Point (Richmond, 4km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Garry Point - After Nicholas Garry, Deputy Governor of the I-IBC 1822-35. Named by Captain Aernilius Simpson of the HBC when he brought the schooner Cadboro into the mouth of the Fraser in 1827, the first vessel to enter the river.
  15. Tucks (Richmond, 4km) - Leave a Public Review
  16. Woodwards Landing (Richmond, 4km) - Leave a Public Review
  17. Alaksen National Wildlife Area (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  18. Annacis (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  19. Annieville (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, Toll Free Phone: (866) 607-6301 - Leave a Public Review
Named in 1871 James Symes and his wife, Annie, were with a party in a boat looking for a suitable cannery site.
  20. Beach Grove (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  21. Boundary Bay (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
22. Delta (City) / English Bluff (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Municipal Administration, Phone: (604) 946-4141 - Leave a Public Review
English Bluff - So named because it was on the British side of the nearby international boundary.
  23. George C. Reifel Bird Sanctuary (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  24. Hospital Hill (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
25. Ladner / Canoe Pass (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
Gold miners of the 1858 rush who hoped to elude naval patrols checking on mining licences are said to have used this minor entrance into the Fraser. Perhaps they tried to sneak by in canoes.
  26. Musqueam 4 (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  27. North Delta (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  28. Panorama Ridge (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  29. Parkdale Gardens (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  30. Port Guichon (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
After Laurent Guichon (1836-1902), a native of France who took part in the Cariboo gold rush of 1861 and subsequently ranched with his brothers in the Nicola country (see Guichon Creek).
  31. Refuge d'oiseaux de George C. Reifel (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  32. Réserve nationale de faune d'Alaksen (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  33. Strawberry Hill (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  34. Sunbury (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  35. Sunshine Hills (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
  36. Tilbury (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  37. Townsend (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  38. Tsawwassen (Delta, 11km) - Leave a Public Review
  39. Tsawwassen (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
40. Tsawwassen Beach / Boundary Bay (Delta, 11km) Your Host(s): Canada Post, - Leave a Public Review
So named since it is intersected by the international boundary. This is Galiano's Ensenada del Engafio ('Mistake Bay'), the mistake being thinking that there was a passage at the end of the bay.