Burgoyne Bay 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
Relative Location: Surrounding Burgoyne Bay, just S of Mount Maxwell on W side of Saltspring Island, Saltspring Island Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°47'09''N, 123°31'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92B/13
Related Maps: 92B/13
92B/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 334 hectares. Boundary redescribed per Bill 24-2007: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 3 May 2007; the whole now containing approximately 524 hectares.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.