Lil'wat Nation

Language: St̓át̓imcets
Dialect: Ucwalmícwts
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Historically known as: Mount Currie Band, Lil’wat7ul

Contact Information:
Lil'wat Nation
PO Box 602
Mount Currie, BC
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ph. (604) 894-6115
fx. (604) 894-6841

The Lil'wat Nation's main community is at Mount Currie about 5km from Pemberton and 30km northeast of Whistler. This community is near the confluence of the Lillooet and Birkenhead rivers, about 70km southwest of Lillooet.

Language Information

Fluent Speakers: 48 1
Understand or Speak Somewhat: 406 1
Learning Speakers: 459 1

The Lil’wat First Nation call their language Ucwalmícwts.

Community Information

Population: 2116 1

Footnotes / References
1. Lilwat7ul Culture Centre, Mount Currie Band/Lilwat Nation (2013), Language Needs Assessment #3004