N of Kakwa Lake near BC-Alberta boundary
54°04’25” N 120°10’01” W — Map 93I/1 — Google — GeoHack
Earliest known reference to this name is 1877 (CPR Report).
Name officially adopted in 1917
Official in BC – Canada
Adopted in the 15th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1917, as identified in 1877 CPR Report. E.W. Jarvis, CE, who with his assistant C.F. Hanington, explored the region in 1875 in connection with CPR surveys. See CPR Report 1877. Also Jarvis Lakes and Pass.
- British Columbia Geographical Names. Mount Jarvis