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There are many intriguing storylines surrounding the Strathcona Park Centennial, all with compelling narratives and stunning visuals. The recent history of Strathcona starts a hundred years ago when Premier Sir Richard McBride set the land aside for the park. Price Ellision the Commissioner of Lands led an expedition through Strathcona in 1910 and the Strathcona Park Act was legislated on March 1, 1911. Read More>
Fast forward to today and after a tumoltuous first ninety-nine years British Columbia is poised during the Olympic year to begin celebrations for not only the hundredth anniversary of Strathcona and Ellison's expedition but also of all of BC Parks during 2011. The Strathcona Centennial Expedition is just the beginning.
The expedition organizers and our partners with BC Parks are glad to receive inquires from interested media.
For information about the Strathcona Centennial Expedition contact: Barb Baker
For information about BC Parks and BC Government involvement contact: Jim Gilliland
For information about the Strathcona Park Public Advisory Committee contact: Tawney Lem
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