Kokanee Creek Provincial Park

Kokanee Creek Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada. The park is situated on the shores of Kootenay Lake and is bisected by Highway 3A 19 km east of Nelson, British Columbia. Established as a BC Provincial Park in 1955 it encompasses 260 hectares of sandy beaches, deltas, and coniferous forest.

Kokanee Creek Provincial Park
IUCN category II (national park)[1]
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Map showing the location of Kokanee Creek Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Kokanee Creek Provincial Park
Location of Kokanne Creek Provincial Park in British Columbia
LocationBritish Columbia, Canada
Nearest cityNelson, British Columbia
Coordinates49°36′00″N 117°08′00″W / 49.60000°N 117.13333°W / 49.60000; -117.13333Coordinates: 49°36′00″N 117°08′00″W / 49.60000°N 117.13333°W / 49.60000; -117.13333
Area260 hectares
Established1955
Visitors326,785 [2] (in 2017-18)
Governing bodyBC Parks

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Protected Planet | Kokanee Creek Park". Protected Planet. Retrieved 2020-10-17.
  2. ^ "BC Parks 2017/18 Statistics Report" (PDF). bcparks.ca. 2018. Retrieved 2020-10-13.

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