Glen Vowell

In Response to COVID-19:

The community is:
Closed
Road checkpoints:
In effect
For more information:
250-842-5241
Preferred Name:
Glen Vowell
Alternative Name:
Alternate Sik-E-Dakh, (Variation Sikokoak, Sikodak); Meaning "Bright Lights Behind Mountain"
Language:
Gitsenimx
BC Regional Office:
Skeena (Smithers)
Region:
North Coast
Reserve Land Area:632.70 ha
Chief:
Chief Robert Sampson
Council:
Councillor Barbara Huson, Councillor Jennifer Sampare, Councillor Laurel-Ann Woods
Governance Structure:
Indian Act
Population (off First Nations land):238
Population (on First Nations land):181
Population Total:419
Address: R.R.#1, Site J, Comp. 43
Hazelton
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Community Description

Glen Vowell, also known as Sik-e-Dakh, is a community of the Gitxsan people in the Hazelton area of the Skeena Country of northwestern British Columbia, Canada. It is located on the west side of the Skeena River between Hazelton and Kispiox. It is a small but vibrant and resilient community that seeks healthy, safe and positive development that is sustainable for future generations

Treaty or Tribal Association
Gitxsan
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

As a member of the Gitxsan Nation, Glen Vowell engaged with the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project in 2016.