BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Artlish Caves 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: Between Atluck and Zeballos Lakes, NW side Vancouver Island, Rupert Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°08'25''N, 126°54'24''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.: 92L/2
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Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 589, 30 April 1996, containing 234 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation and boundary adjusted per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997. Area measurement corrected per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999; the whole containing 285 hectares more or less.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office