Blue River - Black Spruce Park established per Order in Council 590/96, effective 30 April 1996, containing 175 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation and the name identified as Blue River Black Spruce Park [without the hyphen] per Bill 50-2004: Parks and
Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May
2004; the whole containing approximately 172 hectares.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office