Tribune Bay 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: NE side Hornby Island, W side Strait of Georgia SE of Courtenay, Nanaimo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°31'46''N, 124°38'31''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2798, 2 November 1978. 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 approximately 95 hectares (72 hectares of upland and 23 hectares of foreshore).

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