BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Rearguard 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: On the Fraser River, just E of TĂȘte Jaune Cache, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°58'26''N, 119°21'57''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.: 83D/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1157, 22 August 1991, containing 49 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 86: Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office