Bridge River Delta 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 Bridge River above Downton Lake, NW of Pemberton, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°49'40''N, 123°12'19''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/14

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 15: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 19 May 2010, the whole containing approximately 992 hectares.

"broad valley, glacial-fed, braided stream complex that remains in a natural condition within the Bridge River system..."

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.