Johnstone 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: W of junction of Rock Creek and Kettle River, E of Osoyoos Lake, Similkameen Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°02'51''N, 119°02'57''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/3
Related Maps: 82E

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 532, 16 March 1956. Redescribed per OIC 2271/58. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 38 ha. more or less.

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