Granby 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: Surrounding upper Granby River, W of Lower Arrow Lake, Similkameen Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°44'30''N, 118°27'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/9
Related Maps: 82E/10
82E/15
82E/16
82E/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, containing 40,845 ha. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 41,156 hectares

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