Hagwilget Village

FN Code: 
534
"The village name of Tse-kya signifies base of rock in the Wet'suwet'en language. It has also been call Hagwilget as its is known in Gitksan, meaning place of the quiet people. Tse-kya is located in central British Columbia about two hundred miles or three hundred twenty five kilometers inland from the coast. It and the area to the east and south comprise the territories of the Wet'suwet'en."[[quoted from http://www.hagwilget.com/history.htm]]

Community information

Population on reserve: 0
Population off reserve: 0
Total population: 235

Language information

The people of Hagwilget Village speak the Witsuwit'en language.

Historically known as:

Hagwilget Village Council
Tse-kya
Phone: 
(250) 842-6258
Fax: 
(250) 842-6924

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6047 - Moricetown Band Submitted Moricetown Band Nedut’en / Witsuwit'en