Ten Mile Lake 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: 10 miles N of Quesnel, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°04'26''N, 122°26'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93G/1
Related Maps: 93G

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 306, 5 June 1962. Boundary adjusted per OIC 53, 5 January 1967, and per OIC 1600, 12 May 1967. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation and boundary adjusted per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999; the whole containing 334 ha. more or less. Boundary adjusted per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 343 hectares (328 hectares of upland and 15 hectares of foreshore).

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