Next to the Shelter and not far from the swimming area at Beatton Provincial Park, stands a marker that the park was established on September 14, 1934 but was not officiall opended as a Provincial Park until August of 1982. When that happened the Honourable Anthony J. Brummet, Minister of Lands, Parks and Housing was here for the ceremonies. Charlie Lake, British Columbia. DiscoverThePeaceCountry.com