Bearhole Lake 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: Surrounding upper Kiskatinaw River, SE of Tumbler Ridge (municipality)
Latitude-Longitude: 55°02'50''N, 120°33'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93P/2
Related Maps: 93P/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order In Council 63, 25 January 2001, containing 12,705 ha. more or less. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001; the whole still containing 12,705 ha. more or less.

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