Coquihalla Summit Recreation Area

Feature Type:Provincial Recreation Area - Lands which are designated by provincial Order in Council, and developed and maintained to facilitate their use and enjoyment for outdoor recreation.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Surrounding Coquihalla Pass, NE of Hope, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°35'50''N, 121°05'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/11
Related Maps: 92H/10

Origin Notes and History:

Coquihalla Summit Recreation Area established by Order in Council 1735, 4 September 1987. Boundary re-established per OIC 1183/89, the whole containing 5750 ha. more or less.

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