Great Glacier 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: Between Stikine River and BC-Alaska boundary, above Stikine (locality), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°50'30''N, 131°50'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104B/13

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 63, 25 January 2001. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001; the whole containing 9313 ha. more or less.

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