Darke Lake 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: W of Okanagan Lake, SW of Peachland, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°43'15''N, 119°51'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/12
Related Maps: 82E
82E/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 938, 29 June 1943. Redescribed per OIC 1606, 21 May 1968. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 1470 ha. more or less.

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