Clayoquot Plateau Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Pronounced: CLAH kwat
Relative Location: W side Kennedy River, NE of Tofino Inlet, Clayoquot Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°13'30''N, 125°25'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995; containing 3,155 ha. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 3,132 hectares (3,125 hectares of upland and 7 hectares of foreshore).

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office