Monashee 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 Upper Arrow Lake and Sugar Lake, S of Revelstoke, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°32'30''N, 118°16'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82L/9
Related Maps: 82L/8
82L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1149, 1 May 1962. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 15-2001: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2001, 11 April 2001. Redescribed per Bill 19-2018: Protected Areas of British Columbia Amendment Act, 15 May 2018; the whole containing 22 739 ha. more or less.

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

Photographs in Beautiful British Columbia magazine, Summer 1973.

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