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Two Lakes Provincial Park

Two Lakes Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada, located 142 km south of Grande Prairie, 65 km south of Highway 666 and an additional 77 km south on forestry roads, where 4WD is recommended for access. The Park is located in the ...

                                               

Wabamun Lake Provincial Park

Wabamun Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada. It is located on the northeastern shore of the lake of the city, near the hamlet of the city, bordering on the Yellowhead highway.

                                               

William A. Switzer Provincial Park

William A. Switzer Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada. It is located on both sides of the bighorn highway, between Grande cache and Hinton. Various campsites on the shores of Gregg lake, cache lake, Blue lake and Jarvis lake. ...

                                               

Woolford Provincial Park

Woolford Provincial Park is a provincial park in Alberta, Canada, located 17.5 km east of Cardston, west of Highway 503. This provincial park is situated along St. Mary River at an elevation of 1.130 m and has a surface of 0.4 km 2. It lies to th ...

                                               

Youngs Point Provincial Park

Youngs Point Provincial Park is a provincial park located in north western Alberta, Canada. It is located on the North shore of sturgeon lake, 23 km West of the city, just off highway 43.

                                               

Atlin Provincial Park and Recreation Area

Atlin Provincial Park and Recreation Area is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada. Situated in the remote northwestern corner of the province, the park protects large tracts of boreal forest, alpine tundra and glaciated terrain. The sout ...

                                               

Beaumont Provincial Park

Beaumont Provincial Park is a provincial park located at the southeast end of Fraser Lake, between Fort Fraser and the town of Fraser Lake, British Columbia, approximately 40 km west of Vanderhoof, British Columbia. The park contains the site of ...

                                               

Birkenhead Lake Provincial Park

Birkenhead Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada, located in the Lillooet Country region to the northeast of Pemberton and immediately northwest of Birkenhead Peak and Gates Lake at the community of Birken.

                                               

Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park

Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park, originally Carmanah Pacific Provincial Park, is a remote wilderness park located inside traditional Ditidaht First Nation ancestral territory. The park covers a land area of 16.450 ha immediately adjacent to Paci ...

                                               

Nadina Mountain

Nadina Mountain, is a remote 2.124-metre granitic mountain of volcanic origins located in Nadina Mountain Provincial Park in northern British Columbia, Canada. Situated 30 km south of Houston, British Columbia, it rises 700 meters above the fores ...

                                               

Tweedsmuir South Provincial Park

Tweedsmuir South Provincial Park is a provincial park located in the central west of British Columbia, Canada. Formerly part of Tweedsmuir Provincial Park which was originally 981.000 hectares in size. It was formed from the southern portion of t ...

                                               

Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park

Whiteswan Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada, located in the Kootenay Ranges of the Rocky Mountains, 22 km east of Canal Flats.

                                               

Yahk Provincial Park

Yahk Provincial Park is a provincial park located just south of Yahk, British Columbia, 70 kilometres south of Cranbrook, and 14.5 kilometres north of the Canada–United States border at Kingsgate in British Columbia, Canada.

                                               

Birch Point Provincial Park

Birch Point Provincial Park is a provincial park located on Buffalo Bay, Lake of the Woods in Manitoba, Canada., about 160 kilometres southeast of Winnipeg. It is 13.1 hectares in size. It was designated as a Provincial Park in 1961. The Park is ...

                                               

Burge Lake Provincial Park

Burge Lake Provincial Park was established in 1961 and is 6.12 ha in size. It is located on the west shore of the lake, about 10 km. north of Lynn Lake off PTR 394 The park has a small cottage subdivision, a campground, a boat launch and a beach ...

                                               

Camp Morton Provincial Park

Camp Morton Provincial Park is a provincial park located on the west shore of Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba, Canada about 6 kilometres north of Gimli. It is 250.23 hectares in size. It was designated as a Provincial Park in 1974. The Park is located ...

                                               

Grand Rapids Provincial Park

Grand Rapids Provincial Park was declared a Manitoba provincial park in 1974. It is 7.36 ha in size. It is located south of the settlement of Grand Rapids adjacent to the former riverbed of the Saskatchewan River In 1963, the Grand Rapids Generat ...

                                               

Grand Valley Provincial Park

Grand Valley Provincial Park is a provincial park located in the Assiniboine River Valley in Manitoba, Canada about 13 kilometres west of Brandon. It is 26.19 hectares in size. It was designated as a Provincial Park in 1961. The Park is located i ...

                                               

Hnausa Beach Provincial Park

Hnausa Beach Provincial Park is a Manitoba provincial park on the west shore of Lake Winnipeg north of Gimli, Manitoba. The beach within the park is named after the nearby community of Hnausa. Hnausa is an Old Icelandic word for a piece of turf. ...

                                               

Lockport Provincial Park

Lockport Provincial Park is a Manitoba provincial park on the east shore of the Red River in the community of Lockport, Manitoba. It is 2.26 ha in size. Provincial Park Lockport is a place of important archaeological excavations in the province o ...

                                               

Manipogo Provincial Park

Manipogo Provincial Park is a Manitoba provincial park on the shore of Lake Manitoba 50 km northeast of Dauphin, Manitoba. It is named after Manipogo, a lake monster reputed to live in the lake. The location was declared a provincial Park in 1961 ...

                                               

Netley Creek Provincial Park

Netley Creek Provincial Park is a Manitoba provincial park on the west shore of the Red River north of Selkirk, Manitoba at the mouth of Netley Creek. It provides visitors with access to these waterways and adjacent Netley-Libau Marsh. The area w ...

                                               

Whitemouth Falls Provincial Park

Whitemouth Falls Provincial Park is a provincial park located where the Whitemouth River joins the Winnipeg River in Manitoba, Canada. It was designated as a Provincial Park in 1974. Significant archaeological assets located on the territory of t ...

                                               

Zed Lake Provincial Park

Zed Lake Provincial Park was established in 1961 and is 12.07 ha in size. It is located on the east shore of the lake, about 27 kilometres north of Lynn Lake on PTR 394. The park has 25 cottage lots, a campground, a boat launch and a beach. Lake ...

                                               

French Fort Cove

The French Fort Cove is a nature park located in Miramichi, New Brunswick, between Newcastle and Nordin-Miramichi, which contains regular and advanced walking trails, canoeing, kayaking, paddle-boats, a childrens playground, ice-cream shop and ho ...

                                               

Sugarloaf Provincial Park

Sugarloaf Provincial Park is an 11.5-square-kilometre all-season provincial park located in Campbellton, New Brunswick. It opened in 1972. Park geography The Park is Sugarloaf mountain, an extinct late Devonian volcano. Most of the Park is undeve ...

                                               

The Arches Provincial Park

The Arches Provincial Park is a public park on the western coastline of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that features a photogenic rock formation. The Park is located to the North of the National Park Gros Morne near Parsons pond along the Viki ...

                                               

Cataracts Provincial Park

Cataracts Provincial Park is located in Colinet, Newfoundland and Labrador, on the Avalon Peninsula southeast of Placentia. The park consists of a deep river gorge with two cascading waterfalls. There are stairs and walkways that allow visitors t ...

                                               

Ben Eoin Provincial Park

Ben Eoin Provincial Park is a small secluded park on an old farm against hardwood-covered hills in the community of Ben Eoin, Nova Scotia, on the south side of the East Bay of the Bras dOr Lake, Cape Breton Island, Canada. This picnic and hiking ...

                                               

Indian Fields, Nova Scotia

Indian Fields, Nova Scotia is an unincorporated community and provincial park reserve in the Municipality of the District of Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada, on Route 203 at an elevation of about 70m. There is an area of meadows. The few household ...

                                               

Long Lake Provincial Park (Nova Scotia)

Long Lake Provincial Park is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. It was initiated in 1981 by then Premier John Buchanan after Halifaxs water supply had been shifted from the Spruce Hill/Long Lake/Chain Lakes watershed to the Pockwock Lake wa ...

                                               

Mira River Provincial Park

Mira River Provincial Park is a provincial park situated on the Mira River in Cape Breton County, 22 kilometres from Sydney and 17 kilometres from the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site of Canada. Opened in 1967, the 87.49 hectares pro ...

                                               

Uisge Ban Falls Provincial Park

Uisge Ban Falls Provincial Park is a provincial park near New Glen, in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia on Cape Breton Island. Located on the North Branch Road 14.5 kilometres north of Baddeck, the civic address of the park entrance is 715 No ...

                                               

Basin Head Provincial Park

Basin Head Provincial Park is a provincial park located in Basin Head, Prince Edward Island, Canada. It is best known by its nickname "Singing Sands", in reference to the pure white sand that "sings" when stepped on, due to a high silica content. ...

                                               

Wood Islands Provincial Park

Wood Islands Provincial Parks is a provincial park in Prince Edward Island, Canada, situated immediately south of Wood Islands and 55 km from Charlottetown, the provincial capital. The park has a surface of 0.1 km 2.

                                               

Katepwa Point Provincial Park

Katepwa Point Provincial Park is located along Katepwa Lake in southern Saskatchewan, adjacent to the Resort Village and District of Katepwa. The parks primary feature is a large beach, which is complemented by a large lawn, boat launch and picni ...

                                               

Moose Mountain Provincial Park

Moose Mountain Provincial Park is a Provincial Park, located in southeastern Saskatchewan 24 km north of the town of Carlyle. It is one of Saskatchewans few parks with towns on the inside of the park. The only town in Moose Mountain Park is Kenos ...

                                               

Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park

Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park is a provincial park in Saskatchewan, Canada. It is located in the valley of the South Saskatchewan River and the west end of Lake Diefenbaker, about 50 km north of Swift Current, Saskatchewan. The park is 5.7 ...

                                               

J.V. Narsing Rao

Joginapally Venkat Narsing Rao was an Indian politician belonging to Indian National Congress. He was one of the signatories from the Telangana region in Gentlemens agreement of Andhra Pradesh. He was the Deputy Chief Minister in Andhra Pradesh i ...

                                               

Shiv Bhanu Singh Solanki

Shiv Bhanu Singh Solanki was a leader of Indian National Congress from Madhya Pradesh. He was deputy chief minister in Government of Madhya Pradesh headed by Arjun Singh in 1980. He was elected to Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Dhar dis ...

                                               

Narain Singh (politician)

Chaudhary Narayan Singh was the Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. His son Sanjay Singh Chauhan is member of the Rashtriya Lok Dal and a member of Parliament representing Bijnor in Uttar Pradesh state in the 15th Lok Sabha. He is a notable G ...

                                               

R. Ponnappan Nadar

R.Ponnappa Nadar was a congress leader from Kanyakumari district and former Member of the Legislative Assembly elected twice to Travancore-Cochin assembly and three times to Tamil Nadu legislative assembly.

                                               

Bihar Sharif

Bihar Sharif is the headquarters of Nalanda district and the fifth-largest sub-metropolitan area in the eastern Indian state of Bihar. Its name is a combination of two words: Bihar, derived from vihara, also the name of the state, and Sharif, ref ...

                                               

Katihar

Katihar is a city situated in the eastern part of the state of Bihar in India. It is the regional headquarter of Katihar district. It is one of the larger cities of Bihar and is known all over East India for its highly strategic railway junction.

                                               

Muzaffarpur

Muzaffarpur is a city located in Muzaffarpur district in the Tirhut region of the Indian state of Bihar. It serves as the headquarters of the Tirhut division, the Muzaffarpur district and the Muzaffarpur Railway District. It is the fourth most po ...

                                               

Purnia

Purnia is a city that serves as the administrative headquarters of both Purnia district and Purnia division in the Indian state of Bihar. It is the largest city in northeastern Bihar also known as Kosi- Seemanchal area. Total geographical area of ...

                                               

Ambikapur, Chhattisgarh

Ambikapur is a city in Surguja district of Chhattisgarh. The district is one of the oldest districts of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, in east-central India. Ambikapur is also the divisional headquarters of Surguja Division which consists of t ...

                                               

Durg

Durg is a city in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, east of the Shivnath River and is part of the Durg-Bhilai urban agglomeration. It is the headquarters of Durg District.

                                               

Dhanbad Municipal Corporation

Dhanbad Municipal Corporation is the civic body that governs Dhanbad, Jharia, Sindri, Katras and the surrounding areas in Dhanbad subdivision of Dhanbad district, Jharkhand, India.

                                               

Chittapur railway station

Chittapur railway station, is an Indian Railways Train station located in Chitapur, Kalaburagi in the Indian state of Karnataka and serves Chitapur area. It is located on the Begumpet-Wadi line of Secunderabad railway division in South Central Ra ...