Smuggler Cove Marine Park

Feature Type:Provincial Marine Park - A park designated and administered by the Province, primarily for water-oriented activities, that may or may not be only accessible by boat.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SW end of Sechelt Peninsula just NW of Halfmoon Bay, NW of Sechelt, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°30'59''N, 123°57'27''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2690, 26 July 1971. 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 182 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 185 hectares (168 hectares of upland and 17 hectares of foreshore).

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