Sasquatch 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: SE side of Harrison Lake, NE of Chilliwack, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°21'30''N, 121°42'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/5

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 1410, 2 May 1968. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 1217 ha. more or less. Area redescribed per Bill 15: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 19 May 2010, the whole now containing approximately 1229 hectares.

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