Brandywine Falls 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: Surrounding lower Brandywine Creek at N end of Daisy Lake, SW side of Whistler (municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°02'02''N, 123°07'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 178, 18 January 1973, containing 365 acres more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 17: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 12 June 2000, the whole now containing 143 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004, the whole now containing 145 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 24-2007, the whole now containing approximately 150 hectares.Area expanded per Bill 15: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 19 May 2010, the whole now containing approximately 420 hectares.

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