Finn 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: Surrounding North Thompson River, between Avola and Blue River (community), Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°53'52''N, 119°19'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82M/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 590, 30 April 1996, covering 3 sites. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 303 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 384 hectares.

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