List of ghost towns in British Columbia

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This is a list of ghost towns in the Canadian province of British Columbia, including those still partly inhabited or even overtaken by modern towns, as well as those completely abandoned or derelict. Region of location and associated events or enterprises are included.

Ghost Towns Alternate Name(s) Locality/Region Location (BCGNIS) Events/Activity Company town Peak population & era Today's population Lifespan
Aleza Lake Upper Fraser, British Columbia 54°07′00″N 122°02′00″W / 54.11667°N 122.03333°W / 54.11667; -122.03333 (Aleza Lake) Railway station 200 7 1914–1999
Alice Arm Alice Arm, Observatory Inlet North Coast 55°29′00″N 129°28′00″W / 55.48333°N 129.46667°W / 55.48333; -129.46667 (Alice Arm) (BCGNIS) Base for mining operations up the Kitsault River to the Cambria Icefield
Allenby Similkameen 49°25′00″N 120°31′00″W / 49.41667°N 120.51667°W / 49.41667; -120.51667 (Allenby) (BCGNIS) copper mining; see Copper Mountain
Alta Lake now part of Whistler 50°08′30″N 122°57′20″W / 50.14167°N 122.95556°W / 50.14167; -122.95556 (Alta Lake) (BCGNIS)
Alvin Pitt Lake 49°36′N 122°38′W / 49.600°N 122.633°W / 49.600; -122.633 (Alvin) (BCGNIS)
Anaconda Boundary 49°05′05″N 118°40′59″W / 49.08472°N 118.68306°W / 49.08472; -118.68306 (Anaconda) (BCGNIS) copper mining & smelter Anaconda Copper 1894-1924(?)
Antler Creek Antler Cariboo 53°16′N 121°20′W / 53.267°N 121.333°W / 53.267; -121.333 (Antler Creek) (BCGNIS) (location of creek mouth, may be incorrect for settlement) gold
Anyox North Coast (Observatory Inlet) 55°25′N 129°49′W / 55.417°N 129.817°W / 55.417; -129.817 (Anyox) (BCGNIS) mining & smelter Granby Mining & Smelter Co. 10
Arrowhead Upper Arrow Lake 50°42′40″N 117°55′15″W / 50.71111°N 117.92083°W / 50.71111; -117.92083 (Arrowhead) (BCGNIS)
Bamberton Vancouver Island 48°35′09″N 123°31′20″W / 48.58583°N 123.52222°W / 48.58583; -123.52222 (Bamberton) (BCGNIS) Cement plant BC Cement Company 1912–1980
Barkerville Cariboo 53°04′00″N 121°31′00″W / 53.06667°N 121.51667°W / 53.06667; -121.51667 (Barkerville) (BCGNIS) Cariboo Gold Rush 16,000 100 (staff)
Barkley Valley Cayoosh Range, Lillooet Country 50°29′N 122°20′W / 50.483°N 122.333°W / 50.483; -122.333 (Barnet) (BCGNIS) Barkley Valley Mines, Ltd - gold/silver 0
Barnet Burnaby (Burrard Inlet) 49°18′N 122°55′W / 49.300°N 122.917°W / 49.300; -122.917 (Barnet) (BCGNIS) 0
Baynes Lake East Kootenay 49°14′N 115°13′W / 49.233°N 115.217°W / 49.233; -115.217 (Baynes Lake) (BCGNIS) sawmill & railway Adolph Lumber Company 280
Bennett Bennett Lake, Bennett Lake City Klondike Gold Rush 59°51′00″N 135°00′00″W / 59.85000°N 135.00000°W / 59.85000; -135.00000 (Bennett)
Big Bar Sixty Mile, Big Bar Ferry Fraser Canyon 50°50′00″N 122°49′00″W / 50.83333°N 122.81667°W / 50.83333; -122.81667 (Big Bar) 2,000 50 (IR)
Big Bend Columbia Big Bend Gold Rush 0
Birmingham Prince George Grand Trunk Pacific Railway construction/realty promotion 0
Blackfoot Similkameen Similkameen Gold Rush 0
Blakeburn Similkameen 49°28′54″N 120°44′25″W / 49.48167°N 120.74028°W / 49.48167; -120.74028 (Blakeburn) (BCGNIS) Coal Mining Coalmont Collieries (1927–1940) 250 (ca1932) 0
Boothroyd's Boothroyd, Canyon Alpine Fraser Canyon 49°57′55″N 121°29′00″W / 49.96528°N 121.48333°W / 49.96528; -121.48333 (Boothroyd's) (BCGNIS) CPR
Boston Bar Quayome Fraser Canyon 49°52′N 121°26′W / 49.867°N 121.433°W / 49.867; -121.433 (Boston Bar) (BCGNIS) CPR
Boundary Falls Boundary 49°02′00″N 118°42′00″W / 49.03333°N 118.70000°W / 49.03333; -118.70000 (Boundary Falls) smelter & railway 0
Bullion Cariboo 52°37′N 121°39′W / 52.617°N 121.650°W / 52.617; -121.650 (Bullion) (BCGNIS) Cariboo Gold Rush 0
Bralorne Bridge River 50°46′00″N 122°49′00″W / 50.76667°N 122.81667°W / 50.76667; -122.81667 (Bralorne) gold mining 8,000 300
Bradian Bralorne Third Townsite Bridge River 50°46′10″N 122°47′30″W / 50.76944°N 122.79167°W / 50.76944; -122.79167 (Bradian) (BCGNIS) 2,000 20
Brexton Bridge River 50°50′00″N 122°49′00″W / 50.83333°N 122.81667°W / 50.83333; -122.81667 (Brexton) 3,000 20
Bridge River Six Mile, Lower Fountains, Lower Fountain Lillooet 50°50′00″N 122°49′00″W / 50.83333°N 122.81667°W / 50.83333; -122.81667 (Bridge River) 3,000 50 (IR)
Britannia Beach Britannia; there were two towns, one called Mount Sheer or The Townsite on the mountain, and The Beach at sea level Howe Sound 49°38′00″N 123°12′00″W / 49.63333°N 123.20000°W / 49.63333; -123.20000 (Britannia Beach) (BCGNIS) copper mining (hard rock)and milling 1904-1959 Britannia Mining & Smelting Company; 1959-1962 Howe Sound Company; 1962-1974 Anaconda several thousands in the 1940s and 1950s approx. 300 1904-1974 (now site of BC Mine Museum)
Brooklyn Boundary 0
Butedale Central Coast 53°09′00″N 128°42′00″W / 53.15000°N 128.70000°W / 53.15000; -128.70000 (Butedale) (BCGNIS) 2,000 10
Camborne Upper Arrow Lake 50°47′N 117°38′W / 50.783°N 117.633°W / 50.783; -117.633 (Camborne) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Camerontown Cameronton Cariboo 53°04′30″N 121°30′30″W / 53.07500°N 121.50833°W / 53.07500; -121.50833 (Camerontown) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Camp McKinney Boundary 49°07′00″N 119°11′00″W / 49.11667°N 119.18333°W / 49.11667; -119.18333 (Camp McKinney) 0
Cape Scott Vancouver Island 50°47′N 128°20′W / 50.783°N 128.333°W / 50.783; -128.333 (Cape Scott) (BCGNIS) religious colony (Danes) 500 10
Cassidy Vancouver Island 49°03′N 123°53′W / 49.050°N 123.883°W / 49.050; -123.883 (Cassidy) (BCGNIS) coal mining 976
Carmi Okanagan 49°30′N 119°07′W / 49.500°N 119.117°W / 49.500; -119.117 (Carmi) (BCGNIS) 0
Cascade City Boundary 49°12′N 118°12′W / 49.200°N 118.200°W / 49.200; -118.200 (Cascade City) (BCGNIS) 0
Cassiar Cassiar 49°01′N 118°12′W / 49.017°N 118.200°W / 49.017; -118.200 (Cassiar) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cassiar Gold Rush and later mining
Caycuse Vancouver Island 48°53′N 124°22′W / 48.883°N 124.367°W / 48.883; -124.367 (Caycuse) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] logging, sawmill & railway British Columbia Forest Products 400+ 52
Centreville Cassiar 59°17′N 129°24′W / 59.283°N 129.400°W / 59.283; -129.400 (Centreville) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Cherryville Okanagan (northern Monashees) 50°14′30″N 118°37′00″W / 50.24167°N 118.61667°W / 50.24167; -118.61667 (Cherryville) (BCGNIS) 1000
Circle City Upper Arrow Lake-Kootenay Lake 50°45′40″N 117°26′45″W / 50.76111°N 117.44583°W / 50.76111; -117.44583 (Circle City) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Clayburn Abbotsford 49°05′N 122°16′W / 49.083°N 122.267°W / 49.083; -122.267 (Clayburn) (BCGNIS) clay mining/brickery 0
Coal Creek East Kootenay 49°29′10″N 114°59′00″W / 49.48611°N 114.98333°W / 49.48611; -114.98333 (Coal Creek) (BCGNIS) 0
Coalmont Similkameen 49°30′37″N 120°41′34″W / 49.51028°N 120.69278°W / 49.51028; -120.69278 (Coalmont) Coal Mining Columbia Coal & Coke (est.1911) 400 (c. 1926) 80
Cody Slocan 49°58′N 117°12′W / 49.967°N 117.200°W / 49.967; -117.200 (Cody) (BCGNIS)
Columbia Boundary (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Comaplix Upper Arrow Lake 50°45′N 117°46′W / 50.750°N 117.767°W / 50.750; -117.767 (Comaplix) (BCGNIS)
Copper Mountain Similkameen 49°19′30″N 120°32′20″W / 49.32500°N 120.53889°W / 49.32500; -120.53889 (Copper Mountain) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Corbin East Kootenay 49°31′N 114°39′W / 49.517°N 114.650°W / 49.517; -114.650 (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Coryell Gladstone Boundary 49°09′N 118°06′W / 49.150°N 118.100°W / 49.150; -118.100 (Coryell) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Burnt Basin Gold Rush 0
Craigellachie Eagle Pass 50°58′N 118°43′W / 50.967°N 118.717°W / 50.967; -118.717 (Craigellachie) (BCGNIS) CPR construction
Deadwood Boundary 49°06′N 118°42′W / 49.100°N 118.700°W / 49.100; -118.700 (Deadwood) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Dease Lake Dease Lake Post Cassiar-|Stikine 58°26′00″N 130°01′27″W / 58.43333°N 130.02417°W / 58.43333; -130.02417 (Dease Lake) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cassiar Gold Rush; seat of Cassiar Mining District 500
Derby Old Fort Langley Fraser Valley founding of Colony of British Columbia-Fraser Canyon Gold Rush 40 (now rural area in Langley)
Discovery Cassiar 59°36′N 133°33′W / 59.600°N 133.550°W / 59.600; -133.550 (Discovery) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Donald Revelstoke 51°29′45″N 117°10′25″W / 51.49583°N 117.17361°W / 51.49583; -117.17361 (Donald) (BCGNIS) CPR construction
Duncan City Howser Kootenay Lake 50°18′N 116°57′W / 50.300°N 116.950°W / 50.300; -116.950 (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Dunkeld Manson Creek Omineca (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Omineca Gold Rush
Eagle Pass Landing Shuswap 50°57′55″N 118°22′10″W / 50.96528°N 118.36944°W / 50.96528; -118.36944 (Eagle Pass Landing) (BCGNIS) CPR construction near today's Sicamous
East New Hazelton Hazelton area 55°15′N 127°40′W / 55.250°N 127.667°W / 55.250; -127.667 (East New Hazelton) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] (record is for Hazelton) Grand Trunk Pacific Railway construction/realty promotion 0
East Princeton Similkameen 0
Eholt Boundary 49°09′30″N 118°32′30″W / 49.15833°N 118.54167°W / 49.15833; -118.54167 (Eholt) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] railway 0
Emory City Emory, Emory Bar Fraser Canyon 49°31′00″N 121°25′00″W / 49.51667°N 121.41667°W / 49.51667; -121.41667 (Emory City) Fraser Canyon Gold Rush & CPR construction 1858–1885
Fairview Okanagan 49°10′30″N 119°36′00″W / 49.17500°N 119.60000°W / 49.17500; -119.60000 (Fairview) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Ferguson Upper Arrow Lake-Kootenay Lake 50°41′N 117°29′W / 50.683°N 117.483°W / 50.683; -117.483 (Ferguson) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Field Kicking Horse River Valley

51°39′50″N 116°49′00″W / 51.66389°N 116.81667°W / 51.66389; -116.81667 (Field)

Railway construction, mining 3,000 170
Fisherville Wild Horse, Kootenai, Kootenay, Kootenais East Kootenay 49°39′19″N 115°35′39″W / 49.65528°N 115.59417°W / 49.65528; -115.59417 (Fisherville) (BCGNIS) Wild Horse Creek Gold Rush 1000 0 1863–1880
Fort Berens Lillooet 50°41′20″N 121°55′00″W / 50.68889°N 121.91667°W / 50.68889; -121.91667 (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] fur trade, gold rush 0 never finished construction; adjacent to Parsonville and Marysville
Fort Fraser Nechako (New Caledonia) 54°04′N 124°33′W / 54.067°N 124.550°W / 54.067; -124.550 (Fort Fraser) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Fort Keremeos Fort Similkameen Similkameen 49°12′N 119°50′W / 49.200°N 119.833°W / 49.200; -119.833 (Fort Keremeos) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Fort Kilmaurs Fort Babine, Babine Babine Lake (New Caledonia) 55°19′05″N 126°37′20″W / 55.31806°N 126.62222°W / 55.31806; -126.62222 (Fort Babine) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Fort Kootenay East Kootenay 0
Fort Rupert Vancouver Island 50°42′N 127°25′W / 50.700°N 127.417°W / 50.700; -127.417 (Fort Rupert) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] coal mining 0
Fort Shepherd Fort Sheppard, Sheppard West Kootenay fur trade 0
Fort Steele East Kootenay 49°37′N 115°38′W / 49.617°N 115.633°W / 49.617; -115.633 (Fort Steele) (BCGNIS) Wild Horse Creek War (see Fisherville) staff
Fountain Upper Fountains, The Fountain, Fountain Flats Lillooet 50°45′00″N 121°53′00″W / 50.75000°N 121.88333°W / 50.75000; -121.88333 (Fountain) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 300
Freeport Burns Lake area Grand Trunk Pacific Railway construction/realty promotion 0
Galena Bay Galena Upper Arrow Lake 50°40′N 117°51′W / 50.667°N 117.850°W / 50.667; -117.850 (Galena Bay) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Garibaldi Cheakamus River 49°58′N 123°09′W / 49.967°N 123.150°W / 49.967; -123.150 (Garibaldi) (BCGNIS[permanent dead link] railway lodge, ski cabins (see The Barrier)
Gerrard Upper Arrow Lake-Kootenay Lake 50°31′N 117°17′W / 50.517°N 117.283°W / 50.517; -117.283 (Gerrard) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Germansen's Landing Germansen Creek Omineca Country 55°47′N 124°42′W / 55.783°N 124.700°W / 55.783; -124.700 (Germansen's Landing) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Omineca Gold Rush
Gladstone Coryell Boundary Burnt Basin Gold Rush 49°09′N 118°06′W / 49.150°N 118.100°W / 49.150; -118.100 (Gladstone) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Gold Bridge Bridge River 50°51′N 122°50′W / 50.850°N 122.833°W / 50.850; -122.833 (Gold Bridge) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 3,000 300
Gold Hill Kootenay Lake 50°23′N 117°05′W / 50.383°N 117.083°W / 50.383; -117.083 (Gold Hill) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Goldfields Upper Arrow Lake
Granite Creek Granite City, Granite Similkameen 49°30′16″N 120°40′50″W / 49.50444°N 120.68056°W / 49.50444; -120.68056 (Granite City) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Tulameen Gold Rush 2000 (c. 1886) 0
Greenwood Boundary 49°06′N 118°41′W / 49.100°N 118.683°W / 49.100; -118.683 (Greenwood) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] copper/galena mining & smelting 8,000 500 1897–present
Green River Soo Valley now part of Whistler 50°13′N 122°53′W / 50.217°N 122.883°W / 50.217; -122.883 (Green River) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] mill camp, later hippie/skier squat BCR/PGE station was "Parkhurst". BC Geographical Names. 
Grouse Creek Cariboo Grouse Creek War
Harewood mid-Vancouver Island (Nanaimo)
Harrison Mills Carnarvon Fraser Valley 49°15′N 121°57′W / 49.250°N 121.950°W / 49.250; -121.950 (Harrison Mills) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] sawmill & railway 3,000 30
Hedley Similkameen 49°21′N 120°04′W / 49.350°N 120.067°W / 49.350; -120.067 (Hedley) (BCGNIS) gold mining 300
Hendrix Lake Cariboo 52°05′50″N 120°47′25″W / 52.09722°N 120.79028°W / 52.09722; -120.79028 (Hendrix Lake) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Boss Mountain Mine (molybdenum) Noranda (mining company) 300-500 (late 60's) 6 (approx) 1965-1972 (now primarily a cottage community)
Hill's Bar Fraser Canyon, 10 mi. south of Yale 49°32′N 121°25′W / 49.533°N 121.417°W / 49.533; -121.417 (Hill's Bar) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Fraser Canyon Gold Rush 0
Hogem Old Hogem Omineca Omineca Gold Rush
Holberg Vancouver Island 50°39′N 128°01′W / 50.650°N 128.017°W / 50.650; -128.017 (Holberg) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] religious colony (Danes); CFB Holberg (DEW Line) 500 10
Howellton Omineca Country Omineca Gold Rush
Illecillewaet Revelstoke 51°11′N 117°45′W / 51.183°N 117.750°W / 51.183; -117.750 (Illecillewaet) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] CPR construction
Kansas Cariboo
Keefers Keefer, Keefer's Fraser Canyon near North Bend railway (CPR?)
Keithley Creek Cariboo 52°46′N 121°25′W / 52.767°N 121.417°W / 52.767; -121.417 (Keithley Creek) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cariboo Gold Rush 40
Keremeos Centre Similkameen 49°12′N 119°50′W / 49.200°N 119.833°W / 49.200; -119.833 (Keremeos) (BCGNIS[permanent dead link] link is to Keremeos 0
Kitsault North Coast (Observatory Inlet) 55°27′25″N 129°28′36″W / 55.45694°N 129.47667°W / 55.45694; -129.47667 (Kitsault) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Molybdenum mining & processing. Amax of Canada Ltd. 1200 1978–1983
Laketon Cassiar District 58°42′N 130°06′W / 58.700°N 130.100°W / 58.700; -130.100 (Laketon) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Lardeau City Upper Arrow Lake
Leadville Summit City Similkameen 0
Leechtown Vancouver Island 48°29′N 123°43′W / 48.483°N 123.717°W / 48.483; -123.717 (Leechtown) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Lemon Creek Slocan 49°42′N 117°28′W / 49.700°N 117.467°W / 49.700; -117.467 (Lemon Creek) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Mining, Japanese internment
Lumberton East Kootenay 49°25′N 115°52′W / 49.417°N 115.867°W / 49.417; -115.867 (Lumberton) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
McDame Fort McDame, McDame Post Cassiar 59°11′00″N 129°14′00″W / 59.18333°N 129.23333°W / 59.18333; -129.23333 (McDame) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cassiar Gold Rush
McGillivray Falls Lillooet 50°37′N 122°26′W / 50.617°N 122.433°W / 50.617; -122.433 (McGillivray Falls) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] railway resort
Manson Creek Omineca 55°40′N 124°29′W / 55.667°N 124.483°W / 55.667; -124.483 (Manson Creek) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Omineca Gold Rush
Mica Columbia Big Bend Gold Rush 0
Michel East Kootenay CNP Coal CPR 1200 0 1898–1970
Minto City Bridge River 2,500 0
Monashee Townsite Okanagan 0
Morrissey East Kootenay 49°23′N 115°01′W / 49.383°N 115.017°W / 49.383; -115.017 (Morrissey) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Morrissey Mines East Kootenay 49°21′15″N 115°00′15″W / 49.35417°N 115.00417°W / 49.35417; -115.00417 (Morrissey Mines) (BCGNIS) 0
Moyie City East Kootenay 49°18′N 115°50′W / 49.300°N 115.833°W / 49.300; -115.833 (Moyie City) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 450
Nashton Zwicky Kootenay Lake 49°55′15″N 116°59′10″W / 49.92083°N 116.98611°W / 49.92083; -116.98611 (Nashton) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
New Denver Slocan 49°59′30″N 117°22′55″W / 49.99167°N 117.38194°W / 49.99167; -117.38194 (New Denver) (BCGNIS)
New Hogem Hogem; see also Old Hogem Omineca Country Omineca Gold Rush
Niagara Boundary Country Okanagan 49°06′N 118°28′W / 49.100°N 118.467°W / 49.100; -118.467 (Niagara) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
North Bend Boston Bar (Name moved across the river when this community was renamed.) Fraser Canyon 49°53′N 123°27′W / 49.883°N 123.450°W / 49.883; -123.450 (North Bend) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] CPR
Ocean Falls Central Coast 52°21′20″N 127°41′20″W / 52.35556°N 127.68889°W / 52.35556; -127.68889 (Ocean Falls) (BCGNIS) 50
Okanagan Mission Okanagan 49°49′N 119°29′W / 49.817°N 119.483°W / 49.817; -119.483 (Okanagan Mission) (BCGNIS) (now part of Greater Kelowna)
Olalla Similkameen 49°16′N 119°50′W / 49.267°N 119.833°W / 49.267; -119.833 (Olalla) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Omineca City Omineca Omineca Gold Rush
Parsonville Parsonsville Lillooet Fraser Canyon Gold Rush 0
Pemberton Meadows Lillooet 50°26′30″N 122°55′00″W / 50.44167°N 122.91667°W / 50.44167; -122.91667 (Pemberton Meadows) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Phoenix Greenwood Camp Boundary 49°06′N 118°35′W / 49.100°N 118.583°W / 49.100; -118.583 (Phoenix) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Copper mining Granby Co. 4,000 (1919?) 0 1891–1951
Pinchi Lake Boundary 54°38′N 124°25′W / 54.633°N 124.417°W / 54.633; -124.417 (Pinchi Lake) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Poplar Creek Kootenay Lake 50°25′N 117°08′W / 50.417°N 117.133°W / 50.417; -117.133 (Poplar Creek) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Port Douglas Lillooet River-Harrison Lake 49°46′N 122°10′W / 49.767°N 122.167°W / 49.767; -122.167 (Port Douglas) (BCGNIS) Fraser Canyon Gold Rush 30 (Xa'xtsa people)
Port Essington North Coast 54°09′N 129°58′W / 54.150°N 129.967°W / 54.150; -129.967 (Port Essington) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Porter Landing Cassiar District 58°48′N 130°06′W / 58.800°N 130.100°W / 58.800; -130.100 (Porter Landing) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Quesnel Forks Cariboo 52°40′N 121°40′W / 52.667°N 121.667°W / 52.667; -121.667 (Quesnel Forks) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cariboo Gold Rush
Red Gap Vancouver Island 49°15′11″N 124°10′16″W / 49.25306°N 124.17111°W / 49.25306; -124.17111 (Red Gap) Straits Lumber Co 0 1912-1942 (some milling to 1950)
Retallack Whitewater, White Water Slocan 50°03′N 117°08′W / 50.050°N 117.133°W / 50.050; -117.133 (Retallack) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Richfield Cariboo Cariboo Gold Rush
Rock Creek Boundary 49°03′N 119°00′W / 49.050°N 119.000°W / 49.050; -119.000 (Rock Creek) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 500 (area)
Sandon Slocan 49°59′N 117°14′W / 49.983°N 117.233°W / 49.983; -117.233 (Sandon) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 500 (area)
Shalalth Bridge River Seton Lake, Bridge River 50°44′N 122°13′W / 50.733°N 122.217°W / 50.733; -122.217 (Shalalth) (BCGNIS) 5000 700
Similkameen City Similkameen 0
Sointula Malcolm Island (Queen Charlotte Strait) 50°38′N 127°01′W / 50.633°N 127.017°W / 50.633; -127.017 (Sointula) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Fabian/socialist colony (Finns) 800
Soo Valley Green River now part of Whistler 50°10′N 122°55′W / 50.167°N 122.917°W / 50.167; -122.917 (Soo Valley) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Spences Bridge Thompson Canyon 50°25′N 121°21′W / 50.417°N 121.350°W / 50.417; -121.350 (Spences Bridge) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cariboo Road, CPR
Stanley Cariboo 53°02′N 121°43′W / 53.033°N 121.717°W / 53.033; -121.717 (Stanley) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Cariboo Gold Rush 1500 (in 1900) 0 (?)
Stave Falls Stave Gardens Lower Mainland 49°13′N 122°21′W / 49.217°N 122.350°W / 49.217; -122.350 (Stave Falls) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] BCER 2-3,000 500 (area)
Steamboat Silverhope Creek, Hope area, Silver Skagit Rd. small mining town that sprung up during the Skagit Gold Rush 0
Steamboat Mountain Silverhope Creek, Hope area, Silver Skagit Rd. small mining town that sprung up during the Skagit Gold Rush 0
Steamboat City Silverhope Creek, Hope area, Silver Skagit Rd. small mining town that sprung up during the Skagit Gold Rush 0
Tashme Hope-Princeton Highway 49°16′N 121°14′W / 49.267°N 121.233°W / 49.267; -121.233 (Tashme) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] Japanese-Canadian internment camp 0
Tasu Tassoo, Old Tassoo, Tasu Sound Morseby Island, Queen Charlottes 52°46′N 132°2′W / 52.767°N 132.033°W / 52.767; -132.033 (Tasu) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] gold mine & camp various owners, most lately WesFrob Mines, a subsidiary of Falconbridge 0
Tête Jaune Cache Robson Valley 52°57′57″N 119°25′48″W / 52.96590°N 119.43006°W / 52.96590; -119.43006 (Tête Jaune Cache) Grand Trunk Pacific Railway construction
Three Forks Slocan 50°01′00″N 117°17′00″W / 50.01667°N 117.28330°W / 50.01667; -117.28330 (Three Forks) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Three Valley Gap Eagle Pass
Tipella City Tipella Harrison Lake 49°44′00″N 122°09′00″W / 49.73335°N 122.14999°W / 49.73335; -122.14999 (Tipella City) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] real estate promotion/townsite
Trout Lake City Trout Lake Upper Arrow Lake-Kootenay Lake 50°39′05″N 117°32′25″W / 50.65131°N 117.54036°W / 50.65131; -117.54036 (Trout Lake City) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Tulameen Otter Flat Similkameen 49°32′45″N 120°45′35″W / 49.54589°N 120.75970°W / 49.54589; -120.75970 (Tulameen) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]
Upper Keremeos Similkameen 0
Volcanic City Boundary 1 0
Waldo East Kootenay 49°12′N 115°13′W / 49.200°N 115.217°W / 49.200; -115.217 (Waldo) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 0
Walhachin Thompson 50°45′31″N 121°01′16″W / 50.75864°N 121.02118°W / 50.75864; -121.02118 (Walhachin) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link] 150
Waterloo West Kootenay after abandonment, location of ferry operated by Doukhobor community 150
Zincton Slocan 50°02′00″N 117°12′00″W / 50.03333°N 117.19996°W / 50.03333; -117.19996 (Zincton) (BCGNIS)[permanent dead link]

See also[edit]

Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap 
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References[edit]

  • Bruce Ramsey, Ghost Towns of British Columbia, Mitchell Press, Vancouver, 1963, OCLC: 39371
  • T W Paterson, Encyclopedia of ghost towns & mining camps of British Columbia, Stagecoach Pub., Langley, 1979, ISBN