Cottonwood 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: NE of junction of Cottonwood and Quesnel Rivers, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°10'18''N, 122°29'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93G/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 533, 16 March 1966. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 66 ha. more or less.

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