Cook's Ferry

The Cook's Ferry Indian Band main community is on Kumcheon Indian Reserve #1 on the left bank of the Thompson River at the mouth of the Nicola River near Spences Bridge.


The Coldwater Indian Band's main community is about 10km southwest of Merritt.

Sekw’el’wás (Cayoose Creek)

Sek’wel’wás is located near the town of Lillooet, BC. The literal translation of the name Sek’wel’wás is "broken in half" and it refers to a big rock.[[1364]]

Nxwísten (Bridge River)

Xwísten is located approximately 11km outside of Lillooet along the Bridge River.

Ashcroft Indian Band

The Ashcroft First Nation is a member of the Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council and their main community is located near the town of Ashcroft.

Sexqeltqín (Adams Lake)

"The Adams Lake Indian Band (ALIB) belongs to the Secwepemc Nation. Historically there were as many as 35 Secwepemc Communities, but today there are 17 communities or Bands recognized within the Secwepemc Territory. Adams Lake Indian Band is a member of the Shuswap Nation Tribal Council (SNTC) , which consists of 10 Secwepemc Bands."[[quoted from]]


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