Coste Rocks Park

Feature Type:Provincial Marine Park - A park designated and administered by the Province, primarily for water-oriented activities, that may or may not be only accessible by boat.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S of Coste Island at junction of Kitimat and Kildala Arms, Douglas Channel, S of Kitimat, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°48'25''N, 128°47'12''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103H/15

Origin Notes and History:

Coste Rocks Park established per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 29 hectares (1 hectares of upland and 28 hectares of foreshore). This is a marine park, accessible only by boat.

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