Monte Creek Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S side South Thompson River, E of Kamloops, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°39'00''N, 119°56'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82L/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 590, 30 April 1996, containing 1 hectare. Converstion of OIC to Statute designation and boundary extended per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997; the whole containing 1.7 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 3 ha. more or less.

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