Gold Muchalat 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 Gold and Muchalat Rivers, N of Gold River (municipality) on W side of Vancouver Island, Nootka Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°52'00''N, 126°05'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92E/16

Origin Notes and History:

Gold-Muchalat Park established by Order in Council 589, 30 April 1996, containing 645 ha. Identified as Gold Muchalat Park in Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997 (ie. without the hyphen).

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