Vaseux 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: NE side of Vaseux Lake, S of Penticton, Similkameen Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°18'04''N, 119°31'54''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/5

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 533, 16 March1956. Area expanded per OIC 870, 12 May 1988. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 11.5 ha. more or less.

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