With an estimated population of 5 1 million as of 2020 it is canad. See reviews and photos of national parks in british columbia canada on tripadvisor.
From the stunning pacific rim coastal park to parks offering serenity and seclusion unique to the province you be awe struck by the outstanding beauty of the folded mountains bountiful wildlife and dynamic beauty covering wonderful coastlines and islands.
British columbia canada national parks. We proudly showcase the seven national parks of british columbia. Canada s sixth biggest national park yoho national park is located in the rocky mountains in southeastern british columbia. Go back to see more maps of british columbia maps of canada.
Yoho in the indigenous cree expression means amazement which is an apt name for the feeling expressed by visitors to the national park. Here are 25 parks you must visit in british columbia. British columbia bc is the westernmost province in canada between the pacific ocean and the rocky mountains.
British columbia national parks map click to see large. See reviews and photos of national parks in british columbia canada on tripadvisor. Glacier national park park in southeastern british columbia canada lying in the heart of the selkirk mountains within the great northern bend of the columbia river east of revelstoke.
National parks have existed in canada for well. Top british columbia national parks. British columbia s national parks also gained internationally recognition when parts of yoho national parks and gwaii haanas national park reserve became an unesco world heritage site.
Please start your outdoor adventure in the national parks of bc by selecting a national park from one of the regions below. Established in 1886 it occupies an area of 521 square miles 1 349 square km. Vancouver island and bc islands pacific rim national park reserve the exposed west coast of vancouver island provides many spectacular features in the park.
National parks are a country wide system of representative natural areas of canadian significance. Top british columbia national parks. This map shows cities towns rivers lakes highways secondary roads airports reserves national parks and provincial parks in british columbia.
The complete area of yoho jasper banff and kootenay national parks with mount robson mount assiniboine and the hamber provincial parks together build the. By law they are protected for public understanding appreciation and enjoyment while being maintained in an unimpaired state for future generations.