Shuswap 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: N side of Shuswap Lake, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°54'31''N, 119°26'22''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82L/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2798, 14 November 1956. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, the whole containing approximately 149 hectares (115 hectares of upland and 34 hectares of foreshore).

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