Yalakom 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: E side of Yalakom River, surrounding Yalakom Creek and most of Nine Mile Ridge, NW of Lillooet, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°05'24''N, 122°25'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92O/1
Related Maps: 92O/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 15: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 19 May 2010, the whole containing approximately 8941 hectares.

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