Gordon 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: S side of Cowichan Lake just N of Honeymoon Bay, W of Duncan, Cowichan Lake Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°50'05''N, 124°11'55''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92C/16

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2966, 18 September 1969, containing 67 acres. Area increased per OIC 2162/72, and per OIC 677/84. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole now containing 51 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 10-2009: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 20 October 2009; the whole now containing approximately 104 hectares.

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