Steelhead 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: S side of Thompson River at outlet (W end) of Kamloops Lake, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°45'11''N, 120°52'13''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/15
Related Maps: 92I/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 933, 15 July 1993, containing 38 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, the whole still containing 38.3 ha. more or less.

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