List of provincial parks of the Kootenays

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The list of provincial parks of the Kootenays contains the provincial parks located within the geographical region in the province of British Columbia, Canada. This includes parks from the three regional districts of East Kootenay, Central Kootenay and Kootenay Boundary. The parks are run by BC Parks under the jurisdiction of the British Columbia Ministry of Environment.

Parks[edit]

East Kootenay[edit]

Name Established Coordinates
Akamina-Kishinena Provincial Park 1986-09-17 49°01′30″N 114°12′00″W / 49.025°N 114.2°W / 49.025; -114.2
Canal Flats Provincial Park 1981 50°10′40″N 115°49′05″W / 50.1778°N 115.818°W / 50.1778; -115.818
Columbia Lake Provincial Park 1988-01-07 50°17′49″N 115°50′49″W / 50.297°N 115.847°W / 50.297; -115.847
Crowsnest Provincial Park 49°39′N 114°42′W / 49.65°N 114.7°W / 49.65; -114.7
Dry Gulch Provincial Park 1956-03-16 50°35′10″N 116°02′19″W / 50.586111111111°N 116.03861111111°W / 50.586111111111; -116.03861111111
Elk Lakes Provincial Park 1973-05-18 50°28′55″N 115°05′14″W / 50.481944444444°N 115.08722222222°W / 50.481944444444; -115.08722222222
Elk Valley Provincial Park 1960-11-08 49°37′25″N 114°56′17″W / 49.623611111111°N 114.93805555556°W / 49.623611111111; -114.93805555556
Gilnockie Provincial Park 49°05′15″N 115°39′20″W / 49.0875°N 115.65555555556°W / 49.0875; -115.65555555556
Height of the Rockies Provincial Park 50°30′N 115°15′W / 50.5°N 115.25°W / 50.5; -115.25
James Chabot Provincial Park 1979 50°30′40″N 116°01′19″W / 50.5111°N 116.022°W / 50.5111; -116.022
Jimsmith Lake Provincial Park 1956-03-16 49°28′58″N 115°50′28″W / 49.482777777778°N 115.84111111111°W / 49.482777777778; -115.84111111111
Kikomun Creek Provincial Park 1972 49°14′34″N 115°15′07″W / 49.2427°N 115.252°W / 49.2427; -115.252
Morrissey Provincial Park 49°23′26″N 115°01′04″W / 49.390555555556°N 115.01777777778°W / 49.390555555556; -115.01777777778
Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park 1922 50°50′00″N 115°34′59″W / 50.8333°N 115.583°W / 50.8333; -115.583
Mount Fernie Provincial Park 1959 49°29′20″N 115°06′07″W / 49.489°N 115.102°W / 49.489; -115.102
Moyie Lake Provincial Park 49°22′19″N 115°50′20″W / 49.372°N 115.839°W / 49.372; -115.839
Norbury Lake Provincial Park 1958 49°32′20″N 115°29′10″W / 49.5389°N 115.486°W / 49.5389; -115.486
Premier Lake Provincial Park 49°51′00″N 115°39′07″W / 49.8499°N 115.652°W / 49.8499; -115.652
Ryan Provincial Park 49°08′10″N 116°01′55″W / 49.136111111111°N 116.03194444444°W / 49.136111111111; -116.03194444444
St. Mary's Alpine Provincial Park 1973 49°52′50″N 116°21′00″W / 49.880555555556°N 116.35°W / 49.880555555556; -116.35
Thunder Hill Provincial Park 1960-02-05 50°10′05″N 115°51′19″W / 50.168055555556°N 115.85527777778°W / 50.168055555556; -115.85527777778
Top of the World Provincial Park 49°50′49″N 115°26′31″W / 49.847°N 115.442°W / 49.847; -115.442
Wardner Provincial Park 1977-05-05 49°25′01″N 115°25′18″W / 49.416944444444°N 115.42166666667°W / 49.416944444444; -115.42166666667
Wasa Lake Provincial Park 49°47′30″N 115°44′13″W / 49.79163889°N 115.73694444°W / 49.79163889; -115.73694444
Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park 50°07′09″N 115°32′42″W / 50.1192°N 115.545°W / 50.1192; -115.545
Windermere Lake Provincial Park 50°25′44″N 115°58′16″W / 50.4289°N 115.971°W / 50.4289; -115.971

Central Kootenay[edit]

Name Established Commons category Picture Coordinates
Champion Lakes Provincial Park 1955
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49°11′05″N 117°37′26″W / 49.1847°N 117.624°W / 49.1847; -117.624
Cody Caves Provincial Park 49°44′00″N 116°57′00″W / 49.7333°N 116.95°W / 49.7333; -116.95
Drewry Point Provincial Park 49°25′00″N 116°49′01″W / 49.4167°N 116.817°W / 49.4167; -116.817
Erie Creek Provincial Park 1965-08-11 49°11′23″N 117°18′18″W / 49.189722222222°N 117.305°W / 49.189722222222; -117.305
Goat Range Provincial Park 50°17′00″N 117°16′59″W / 50.2833°N 117.283°W / 50.2833; -117.283
Grohman Narrows Provincial Park 1981-05-21 49°29′45″N 117°20′40″W / 49.495833333333°N 117.34444444444°W / 49.495833333333; -117.34444444444
Kianuko Provincial Park 1995-07-13 49°25′45″N 116°28′00″W / 49.429166666667°N 116.46666666667°W / 49.429166666667; -116.46666666667
Kokanee Creek Provincial Park
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49°36′00″N 117°07′59″W / 49.6°N 117.133°W / 49.6; -117.133
Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park 1922-02-06 Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park
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49°47′00″N 117°10′01″W / 49.7833°N 117.167°W / 49.7833; -117.167
Kootenay Lake Provincial Park 1987-12-04 49°22′23″N 116°48′37″W / 49.373055555556°N 116.81027777778°W / 49.373055555556; -116.81027777778
Lockhart Beach Provincial Park 1933-10-13
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49°30′33″N 116°47′14″W / 49.509166666667°N 116.78722222222°W / 49.509166666667; -116.78722222222
Lockhart Creek Provincial Park 1995-07-13 49°30′10″N 116°42′35″W / 49.502777777778°N 116.70972222222°W / 49.502777777778; -116.70972222222
McDonald Creek Provincial Park 1982-04-28 50°08′38″N 117°48′25″W / 50.144°N 117.807°W / 50.144; -117.807
Pilot Bay Provincial Park 1964-07-21 49°38′29″N 116°51′54″W / 49.641388888889°N 116.865°W / 49.641388888889; -116.865
Purcell Wilderness Conservancy Provincial Park and Protected Area 50°09′00″N 116°31′59″W / 50.15°N 116.533°W / 50.15; -116.533
Rosebery Provincial Park 50°02′08″N 117°24′15″W / 50.035555555556°N 117.40416666667°W / 50.035555555556; -117.40416666667
Stagleap Provincial Park 1964-08-17 49°03′37″N 117°02′56″W / 49.060277777778°N 117.04888888889°W / 49.060277777778; -117.04888888889
Summit Lake Provincial Park 1964 50°09′24″N 117°39′17″W / 50.156667°N 117.654722°W / 50.156667; -117.654722
Syringa Provincial Park Syringa Provincial Park 49°21′13″N 117°53′35″W / 49.3537°N 117.893°W / 49.3537; -117.893
Valhalla Provincial Park
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49°53′00″N 117°34′30″W / 49.8833°N 117.575°W / 49.8833; -117.575
West Arm Provincial Park 49°30′15″N 117°08′00″W / 49.504166666667°N 117.13333333333°W / 49.504166666667; -117.13333333333
Yahk Provincial Park 49°04′49″N 116°05′46″W / 49.0803°N 116.096°W / 49.0803; -116.096

Kootenay Boundary[edit]

Name Established Picture Coordinates
Beaver Creek Provincial Park 49°04′00″N 117°36′00″W / 49.0667°N 117.6°W / 49.0667; -117.6
Boundary Creek Provincial Park 49°04′00″N 118°42′00″W / 49.0667°N 118.7°W / 49.0667; -118.7
Christina Lake Provincial Park 49°02′34″N 118°13′08″W / 49.0428°N 118.219°W / 49.0428; -118.219
Conkle Lake Provincial Park 1973 49°10′00″N 119°06′00″W / 49.1667°N 119.1°W / 49.1667; -119.1
Gladstone Provincial Park
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49°18′N 118°15′W / 49.3°N 118.25°W / 49.3; -118.25
Granby Provincial Park 1995-07-13 49°44′30″N 118°27′00″W / 49.7417°N 118.45°W / 49.7417; -118.45
Jewel Lake Provincial Park 1981 49°11′00″N 118°36′00″W / 49.1833°N 118.6°W / 49.1833; -118.6
Johnstone Creek Provincial Park 49°03′N 119°03′W / 49.05°N 119.05°W / 49.05; -119.05
King George VI Provincial Park 49°01′00″N 117°49′01″W / 49.0167°N 117.817°W / 49.0167; -117.817
Nancy Greene Provincial Park 1972 49°15′00″N 117°55′59″W / 49.25°N 117.933°W / 49.25; -117.933

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