Stagleap 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 Hwy 3 at head of Stagleap Creek, W of Creston, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°03'37''N, 117°02'56''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82F/3

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 2283, 17 August 1964. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 1133 ha. more or less.

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