Electoral Area A

Emerald Lake By Craig Chapman

Electoral Area A is the rural area surrounding the Town of Golden and includes unincorporated communities of Parson, Nicholson, Donald, and Blaeberry as well as the Town of Field. The area offers a wide range of recreational activities being located in the Glacier Mountains and along the Columbia River including fishing, skiing, and hiking. The area spans the Rogers Pass and extends to the Alberta border near Lake Louise along the Trans Canada Highway. The area adjoins the East Kootenay Regional District along Highway 95 just south of Spillimacheen.

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Electoral Area A Map
  • Area: 13,735 km²
  • Census Population: Stats Can 2021 - 3,325
  • Local Municipalities: Town of Golden