BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Shannon Falls Park
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just S of Squamish, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°40'02''N, 123°09'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/11
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Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1608, 29 August 1984. Area expanded per OIC 1785, 6 December 1989, the whole now containing 87 ha. more or less. Redescribed per OIC 1245, 15 September 1994. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole still containing 87 ha. more or less.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office