Haro Street runs between Robson Street and Barclay Street, from Burrard Street to the edge of Stanley Park.
Source of name
Haro Street got its name from Haro Strait, which is on the east coast of the southern part of Vancouver Island. This is one of the streets that Lauchlan Hamilton named after features on a Pacific Coast admiralty chart.
Elizabeth Walker, Street Names of Vancouver, 1999, page 53.
John T. Walbran, British Columbia Coast Names: Their Origin and History, p. 231.
Richard Edward Allen, A Pictorial History of Vancouver: Book 1: Origin of Street and Place Names, 1982, page 91.