West Shawnigan Lake 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: W side Shawnigan Lake, S of Duncan, Malahat Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°38'30''N, 123°39'06''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92B/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 500, 22 February 1979. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 9 ha. more or less.

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