Garden Bay Marine Park

Feature Type:Provincial Marine Park - A park designated and administered by the Province, primarily for water-oriented activities, that may or may not be only accessible by boat.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N of Pender Harbour at NW end of Sechelt Peninsula, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°38'17''N, 124°00'22''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/9
Related Maps: 92F/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1755, 29 May 1969. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing approximately 163 hectares (158 hectares of upland and 5 hectares of foreshore).

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