Coldwater River 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: Junction of Juliet Creek and Coldwater River, N of Coquihalla Pass, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°44'08''N, 121°00'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/11

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 986, 15 May 1986. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001; the whole containing 76 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 72 hectares. Boundary redescribed per Bill 16-2005: Miscellaneous Statues Amendment Act, 1 November 2005; the whole now containing approximately 69 hectares.

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