Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park
|Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park|
|Location||Central Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada|
|Area||7,677 ha (29.64 sq mi)|
|Visitors||171,759 (in 2017-18)|
Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada, located in the Okanagan Highland east of Kelowna. It was established to protect the full elevational range of the North Okanagan Basin and North Okanagan Highlands ecosections.
Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park includes:
- Angel Springs
- Bellevue Canyon
- Myra Canyon
- 18 trestles and 2 tunnels of the Kettle Valley Railway line, now a cycling and hiking route
- Little White Mountain, noted for its escarpment
- Mountain goats in winter
- White-throated Swifts
- Flammulated Owl
- Lewis’ Woodpecker
- Spotted Bat
- Boreal Owl
- Western Screech-owl
- Northern Alligator Lizard
- Grizzly Bear
- Great Basin Pocket Mouse
- Spotted Bat
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Myra-Bellevue Provincial Park.|
Summer Morning near the Angel Springs Trailhead
Summer Afternoon on the Lower Crawford Trail, looking towards Bellevue Canyon
Spring Morning at the North End of Myra Bellevue Park
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