Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park

provincial park in East Kootenay Regional District, British Columbia, Canada

Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia. It is around Mount Assiniboine. It is part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site.[1] It is 48 kilometres (30 mi) southwest of Banff, Alberta.

Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Assiniboine Star Light (5019480602).jpg
Lake Magog and Mount Assiniboine in evening twilight
Map showing the location of Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park
LocationBritish Columbia British Columbia, Canada Canada
Nearest cityBanff, Alberta Alberta
Coordinates50°50′N 115°35′W / 50.833°N 115.583°W / 50.833; -115.583Coordinates: 50°50′N 115°35′W / 50.833°N 115.583°W / 50.833; -115.583
Area39,050 ha
Established1922
Governing bodyProvincial
World Heritage siteCanadian Rocky Mountain Parks

ReferencesEdit

  1. "World Heritage Committee: Fourteenth Session". UNESCO. 1990. Retrieved 24 June 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)