Flows SW into Canoe Reach
52.2833 N 118.55 W — Map 83D/7 — Google — GeoHack
Earliest known reference to this name is 1896
Name officially adopted in 1935
Official in BC – Canada
Named after Colonel James Baker [1830-1906], Provincial Secretary and Minister of Mines for British Columbia from 1892 to1898.
Adopted 5 March 1935 on Jasper Park south map. First labelled on a map published in 1896 (title not cited in BC files) (information provided by H. Nation, 1934).
- British Columbia Geographical Names. Baker Creek