SW side of Wells Gray Provincial Park
51.9306 N 120.3819 W — Map 092P16 — Google — GeoHack
Name officially adopted in 1955
Official in BC – Canada
Mahood conducted a CPR survey party along the shore of the lake in 1872.
By 1892, Canadian Pacific Railway surveyor James Adams Mahood [d. 1901] had cut a trail past Indianpoint Lake on his way to Tête Jaune Cache, where he was to meet the Thompson River party of Alfred Richard Cecil Selwyn [1824–1902]. A few months later the CPR chose a route far to the south and the trail fell into disuse.
- Wright, Richard. “Tales of a trail [Goat River].” BC Outdoors, (1985)