BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Steelhead 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: S side of Thompson River at outlet (W end) of Kamloops Lake, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°45'11''N, 120°52'13''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.: 92I/15
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92I/10
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Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 933, 15 July 1993, containing 38 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, the whole still containing 38.3 ha. more or less.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office