Carp 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: Between Muskeg and McLeod Rivers, SW of McLeod Lake (community), Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°46'00''N, 123°23'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93J/14
Related Maps: 93J/11

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 174, 18 May 1973, containing 47,800 acres more or less. Area increased per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999, the whole containing 38,612 hectares more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 38,149 hectares.

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