Kennedy Lake 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: 2 site at the SW end of Kennedy Lake, SE of Tofino, Clayoquot Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°02'25''N, 125°32'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/4
Related Maps: 92F/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, comprising 2 sites, the whole containing 187.7 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 257.8 ha. (103.5 hectares of upland and 154.3 hectares of foreshore) more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 241 hectares (165 hectares of upland and 76 hectares of foreshore).

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