North Thompson River 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 of North Thompson Rivers at Clearwater (community), just S of Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°37'40''N, 120°05'14''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92P/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 3541/67. Redescribed per OIC 1418/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 126 ha. more or less.

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