Blue River Pine 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: Just NW of junction of North Thompson and Blue Rivers, E of Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°06'49''N, 119°17'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 590/96, effective 30 April 1996, containing 26.4 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 28 hectares.

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