108 Mile Ranch Road Names, Sources & Meanings

Here’s a list of our road names, their sources and First Nations meaning. It’s not complete – can you fill in the blanks? Contact Sandy Foster on our Facebook page if you can add the missing information. Click here for a map of the 108.

  • Annaham CrescentBig chief
  • Anzeeon Road – Running deer
  • Beeryew Court -?
  • Block Drive – Henry and Arthur Block
  • Bryan Crescent – J.C. Bryan
  • Canium Court – What’s the matter?
  • Canium Road – ?
  • Chaladen Court – Beaver run
  • Chilcotin Crescent – ?
  • Chintu Court – ?
  • Cumsu Place – ?
  • Davis Road – Fred Davis was a previous owner of the Ranch area
  • Donsleequa Court and Road – Evergreen Forest
  • Easzee Drive – Where the sun goes down
  • Gloinnzun Crescent, Drive and Place – Smiling valley
  • Gutman Court – Mike Gutman, Block Bros. pilot
  • Hansen Court – Olaf Hansen and Hansen family
  • Hickling Road – ?
  • Kallum Drive – Sunset
  • Kemmi Crescent – ?
  • Kinncum Place, Road, Road North and Road South – Dwellers of the sea
  • Kitsum Court – Village
  • Kitwanga Court, Drive and Place – Goat crossing
  • Kyllo Drive – Grant Kyllo, Block Bros. VP in charge of 108 development
  • Latham Road – ?
  • Litwin Place – ?
  • Mackay Crescent – Colin Mackay, president of Terra Irrigation on golf course
  • Meesquonas Trail – Trail
  • Meesquono Trail – Trail
  • Mein Road – Al Mein,  assistant to 108 VP  (probably Kyllo)
  • Moneeyaw Road – ?
  • Monical Road – Monical family and Len Monical was an original partner
  • Parker Court – Don Parker, golf course superintendent
  • Peasim Court – ?
  • Pierreroy Court and Crescent – Jim Pierreroy, Block Bros. foreman; Family of kings
  • Plateau Road – (probably a location name?)
  • Qua Place – Fearless one (the eagle)
  • Scott Road – ?
  • Shillinay Place – ?
  • Smith Road – Dick Smith, who was a part of Monical’s ranch and later part of the early development team.
  • Stewart Road – Mel & Morgan Stewart did the land surveys at the 108
  • Sussnee Road – Bear trail
  • Taneeyah Road – Moose
  • Tattersfield Place – Phillip Tattersfield, landscape architect designed golf course
  • Telqua Drive – ?
  • Thompson Road – ?
  • Wawpuss Place – ?

IMPORTANT NEWS FOR THE 108

On May 21, 2019 several announcements were made of upcoming projects that will enhance our community. These include repaving some of the roads in the 108, a 108 airport upgrade, a 36 unit seniors housing facility, and a new conference centre at the 108 Resort. Click here to read all about it in the Free Press.