Bugaboo Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NW of Invermere, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°48'05''N, 116°48'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82K/15
Related Maps: 82K/10
82K/15

Origin Notes and History:

Bugaboo Park established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, comprising the former Bugaboo Glacier Park + Bugaboo Alpine Recreation Area and additional lands, the whole now containing approximately 13,646 hectares.

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