Sulphur Passage 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: Surrounding Obstruction Island, off NE side of Flores Island, N of Tofino, Clayoquot Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°24'45''N, 126°05'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92E/8

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Bill 53: Park Amendment Act 1995, 13 July 1995, containing approximately 2298.6 hectares (355.2 hectares of upland and 1943.4 hectares of foreshore). Boundary redescribed per Bill 8-2015: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 25 March 2015, the whole now containing approximately 2232 hectares (1235 hectares of upland and 997 hectares of foreshore).

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