Otter 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: NW side of Otter Lake, NW of Princeton, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°35'13''N, 120°46'27''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1793, 11 July 1963. Redescribed per OIC 2540/87. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 51 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 15: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 19 May 2010. Redescribed per Bill 19-2018: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 15 May 2018, the whole now containing approximately 55 hectares.

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