Grand Forks (City) / Burrell Creek / Granby River

Phone : (250) 442-8266
Your Host(s) : Municipal Administration

Grand Forks, BC (Nearby: Nursery, Almond Gardens, Carson, Niagara, Gilpin)

  • Burrell Creek
  • Granby River
  • Granby Smelter

7217 - 4th Street
Grand Forks, British Columbia
V0H 1H0

British Columbia Tourism Region : Thompson Okanagan

Description From Owner:
  • After the Hon. Martin Burrell, a fruitgrower who became, successively, mayor of Grand Forks, an MP, federal Minister of Agriculture, and Librarian of the Parliamentary Library in Ottawa.
  • Granby River - After the Granby Company, which established a smelter on this river.
  • The founder of this company had come from Granby, Quebec. Earlier this river was known simply as the North Fork of the Kettle River. Also GRANBY BAY on Observatory Inlet, site of the ghost town of Anyox.
  • Grand Forks - Originally known as Grande Prairie. It takes its present name from the junction here of the Kettle River and the Granby River.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.

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Nearby Lakes and Mountains:
  • Observation Mountain, 1km
  • Wards Lake, 3km
  • Goat Mountain, 6km
  • Eagle Mountain, 7km
  • Hardy Mountain, 7km
  • Crook Lake, 8km
  • Thimble Mountain, 11km
  • Mount Morrissey, 9km
  • Wilgress Lake, 14km
  • Mount Attwood, 13km
  • Marshall Lake, 15km
  • Mount Wright, 13km
  • Bolduc Lake, 17km
  • Rusty Mountain, 14km
  • Xenia Lake, 21km
  • Mount McLaren, 15km
  • Christina Lake, 17km
  • Mount Pelly, 20km
  • Jewel Lake, 20km
  • Mount Roderick Dhu, 22km
  • Fluorine Lake, 27km
  • Mount Floyd, 20km
  • Castle Mountain, 21km
  • Almond Mountain, 33km
  • Mount Gladstone, 29km
  • Ritchie Lake, 34km
  • Lewis Peak, 36km
  • Copper Mountain, 28km
  • Mount Faith, 40km
  • Mount Burns, 43km
  • Mount St. Thomas, 30km
  • Matthews Lake, 33km
  • Davis Lake, 33km
  • Williamson Lake, 39km
  • Terraced Peak, 43km
  • Mount Davis, 33km
  • Goat Mountain, 36km
  • Mount Jeldness, 34km
  • Louise Lake, 37km
  • Gable Mountain, 52km
  • Bulldog Mountain, 47km
  • Mount McKinley, 56km
  • Bluejoint Mountain, 58km
  • Mount Shields, 47km
  • Mount Franklin, 59km
  • Old Glory Mountain, 41km
  • Nancy Greene Lake, 44km
  • Mount Sophia, 41km
  • Thone Lake, 54km
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