Shannon Falls 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: Just S of Squamish, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°40'02''N, 123°09'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/11

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1608, 29 August 1984. Area expanded per OIC 1785, 6 December 1989, the whole now containing 87 ha. more or less. Redescribed per OIC 1245, 15 September 1994. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole still containing 87 ha. more or less.

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