Swan Lake turns 100, time to party like it’s 1918

BC’s third oldest provincial park turns 100 — and it’s time to celebrate.

From 11 am to 4 pm this Saturday, BC Parks and Sandstorm North Contracting are hosting a centennial celebration for Swan Lake Provincial Park.

article continues below

Among the activities will be a barbecue, cupcakes, educational displays, numerous hands on activities, and more. The official mascot of BC Parks, Jerry the Moose, will also make an appearance — sources say he will be available for a meet and greet.

There will probably be time for a quick swim, as well.

Originally established June 19, 1918, Swan Lake Provincial Park is only younger than the Strathcona and Mount Robson parks.


© Copyright Dawson Creek Mirror News


NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Dawson Creek Mirror welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus