Bugaboo Glacier Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status: Lookup the official name
Relative Location: NW of Invermere, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°44'25''N, 116°45'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82K/10
Related Maps: 82K/10

Origin Notes and History:

Bugaboo Glacier Park established by Order in Council 2324/69, 17 July 1969, containing 655 acres; area increased per OIC 3357/72, 11 September 1972, the whole containing 895 acres. Bugaboo Glacier Park amalgamated with Bugaboo Alpine Recreation Area and adjacent lands, the combined area to be known as Bugaboo Park, per Bill 53: Park Amendment Act, 13 July 1995, the whole now containing 13,646 ha.

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