Blackcomb Glacier 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: E side of Whistler (Resort Municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°05'30''N, 122°52'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Blackcomb Glacier Park was established by Order in Council 1202, 2 August 1990, containing 250 ha. more or less (This class A provincial park was carved out of a portion of Garibaldi Provincial Park).

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