Electoral Area "M" (Beautiful Nicola Valley - North)
Electoral Area “M” (Beautiful Nicola Valley – North) is the sixth-largest in size of the 10 TNRD Electoral Areas. The area includes upper sections of the Nicola Valley, popular lakes at elevations high and low, and sprawling forests from the Pennask Summit to the Surrey Lake Summit, Highland Valley and places in between.
Population: 1,637* (including First Nations reserves: 2,506)
Land Area: 3,845 km2*
Main Communities: Glimpse Lake, Lower Nicola, Quilchena, Stump Lake
Main Transportation Routes: Coquihalla Highway (Highway 5), Highway 5A, Highway 8, Highway 97C
*= 2021 Census data