Nancy Greene Provincial Park

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Nancy Greene Provincial Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Map showing the location of Nancy Greene Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Nancy Greene Provincial Park
Location of Nancy Greene Provincial Park in Canada
LocationBritish Columbia, Canada
Nearest cityRossland, Castlegar
Coordinates49°15′19″N 117°56′30″W / 49.25528°N 117.94167°W / 49.25528; -117.94167Coordinates: 49°15′19″N 117°56′30″W / 49.25528°N 117.94167°W / 49.25528; -117.94167
Area203 ha (500 acres)
Established1972
Governing bodyBC Parks

Nancy Greene Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada, located approximately 27 km (17 mi) northwest of the city of Rossland and 31 km (19 mi) west of the city of Castlegar in that province's West Kootenay region, at the junction of Highway 3 and Highway 3B.[1] It is named for Nancy Greene, Canadian Olympic medallist in downhill skiing, who is a native of Rossland.[2]

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  1. ^ Google (October 19, 2017). "Nancy Greene Provincial Park" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved October 19, 2017.
  2. ^ "Nancy Greene Park". BC Geographical Names. Government of British Columbia. Retrieved October 19, 2017.

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