Boundary Creek 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: N of junction of McCarren and Boundary Creeks, W of Grand Forks, Similkameen Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°03'31''N, 118°41'48''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/2

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 532, 16 March 1956, containing 7 acres. Area decreased per OIC 1249, 30 May 1960; the whole now containing 4 acres more or less. Park boundary redescribed in Bill 17: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 12 June 2000; the whole now containing 2 ha. more or less.

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

Notation on BC name card indicates that this originally known as Boundary Falls Provincial Park (date of change not cited).

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