Kootenay National Park
|Kootenay National Park|
IUCN category II (national park)
|Location||British Columbia, Canada|
|Coordinates||50°52′59″N 116°02′57″W / 50.88306°N 116.04917°WCoordinates: 50°52′59″N 116°02′57″W / 50.88306°N 116.04917°W|
|Area||1,406 km2 (543 sq mi)|
|Governing body||Parks Canada|
|World Heritage site||304|
Kootenay National Park is a national park in southeastern British Columbia. The park has an area of 1,406 km2 (543 sq mi) in the Canadian Rockies. Some of the Kootenay River and all of the Vermilion River are in the park. The park is part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks World Heritage Site.
Gallery[change | change source]
View to the southeast from the viewpoint near Sinclair Pass
Kootenay River valley
BC Highway 93 leading into the park through Sinclair Canyon
Floe Peak and Foster Peak as seen from the Rockwall Trail
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks". UNESCO. Retrieved 16 August 2020.