Kickininee 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: W side Okanagan Lake, just S of Summerland, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°32'35''N, 119°37'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2628, 8 March 1970, containing 7 acres of upland and 113.5 acres of foreshore more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing approximately 48.76 hectares (2.83 hectares of upland and 45.93 hectares of foreshore).

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