Roche Lake 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: NE of Stump Lake, S of Kamloops, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°28'25''N, 120°08'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/8

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 585, 30 April 1996, containing 2132 ha. Boundary redescribed to exclude a resource road per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997, the whole now containing 2067 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole now containing 2041 ha. more or less.

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