[Trail to Kootenie from Fort Shepherd]


A trail starting at Fort Shepherd where the Columbia and Pend D'Oreille rivers meet, continuing along the Salmon River, then Summit and Cayoosh Creeks, the southern base of Kootenay Lake at Goat River, over to Mooyie Rover, past a lake to the starting point of Dewdney's Trail, and up to where St. Mary's River and Kootenie River cross. There are notes about the land cover along the trail including prairie, grass, and hills. A few features are named along the trail including ferries, a house, a bridge. The map also includes Kootenay Lake and Kootney River to where it meets the Columbia River (no trail along this portion of the map).

In Collection:
Creator Language Identifier
  • LSV Number: 20T1MISC
  • Historical Map Society of B.C. Map Number:1988
  • 107144
Keyword Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 sheet ; 55 x 75 cm
Alternative title
  • Trail to Kootanie from Ft Shepherd (rough draft & fair copy)
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 49.31561, -117.65276
  • 49.00381, -117.61775
  • 49.7125, -116.88333
  • 48.99983, -117.6355
Additional physical characteristics
  • Scale: 4 Miles to one Inch
Physical repository Collection
  • Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia: Early British Columbia Maps
  • Surveyor General of BC, Legal Surveys Vault
Provider Genre Date digitized
  • August 8, 2012
Technical note
  • Cataloguing metadata: Provided by the LTSA and adapted by the University of Victoria Libraries to their requirements.
  • For permission to publish or otherwise reproduce, or to purchase a high-resolution digital file, please contact the LTSA at orderdesk@ltsa.ca. Reproductions must credit the LTSA as the source and cite the Surveyor General Vault map number or other unique identifier listed on this catalogue record.

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