Harold Mann Regional Park is located 50 km northeast of Prince George via Highway 16 East and Upper Fraser Road on Eaglet Lake. The 13 hectare park provides opportunities to view wildlife, especially birds, on the short but scenic trail along the creek, marsh and lake.
Facilities include picnic tables, fire pits, toilets, swimming area and change houses.
Who was Harold Mann?
Mr. Mann, who worked in the logging industry in New Westminster where he was raised, introduced truck logging to the Prince George area over 70 years ago at Eagle Lake Sawmills near Giscome.
After retirement he moved to Prince George and got involved in community affairs including serving as a Regional District director from 1967 to 1977 and as Regional District Board Chairman from 1978 to 1979.
During the same period he sat on the Prince George Regional Hospital Board and was a founding member of the Willow River Farmer's Institute. He was 81 years old when he passed away in 1982