Northern Rocky Mountains Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W of Muskwa River to Stone Mountain and Kwadacha Wilderness Provincial Parks, SW of Fort Nelson, Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°11'29''N, 124°21'49''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 94K/1
Related Maps:
94F/10 94F/15 94F/16 94F/9
94G/11 94G/12 94G/13 94G/14
94J/12 94J/4 94J/5 94K/1
94K/10 94K/2 94K/6 94K/7
94K/8 94K/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 86, Park Amendment Act 1999, 28 June 1999, containing 665,709 hectares, more or less, including the 37,800-hectare area formerly designated as Wokkpash Recreation Area.

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