Stemwinder 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: N side of Similkameen River above (NW of) Hedley, between Keremeos and Princeton, Similkameen Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°22'16''N, 120°08'12''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/8

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 533, 6 March 1956. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 3.62 ha. more or less.

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