BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Blackcomb Glacier 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: E side of Whistler (Resort Municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°05'30''N, 122°52'15''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.: 92J/2
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Origin Notes and History:

Blackcomb Glacier Park was established by Order in Council 1202, 2 August 1990, containing 250 ha. more or less (This class A provincial park was carved out of a portion of Garibaldi Provincial Park).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office