Friday, January 13, 2017


Access information for the weekend of January 14th and 15th, 2017
The following openings/closures are in effect for this weekend:


****Northwest Bay Will be closed this weekend****


  • Cameron Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Cameron Connector: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Loon Lake:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Horne Lake North 200:  Closed
  • Ash Main: Gate at 28.6 km will be Open at 9:00 AM and Locked at 3:30 PM
  • Comox Main: Open 8:30 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Museum Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Northwest Bay:  CLOSED
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon): Closed
  • Mines Road: Closed
  • Glenora (Shawnigan):  Closed
  • Buckley Bay: Closed
  • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Closed
  • Oyster River:  Closed
  • Nanaimo River Camp:  Closed
There will be no areas open for Firewood cutting this weekend.

Please note, on weekdays access is closed to the Public, gates may still be open to facilitate access by operational equipment and vehicles.  Note any open gates may be closed at any time.

Temporary Closure - Alberni Inlet Trail

There will be a short term closure of the Inlet Trail from the entrance just above the China Creek dryland sort to approximately 1km up the trail while we harvest in the area. 



The closure will start the week of January 16th and be complete in approximately two months (dependent on weather).  Please heed all signs and see the blog for any updates.  

Thank you for your cooperation while we complete management in the area.

Please enjoy your weekend safely!

RAPP - Report All Poachers and Polluters:
Conservation Officer 24 Hour Hotline 1-877-952-RAPP (7277)

Unauthorized Access


Unless otherwise noted in this blog, all of Island Timberlands' Property is closed to the public during the week, this includes hunting.  Unauthorized access, at any time, will not be tolerated and mobile Security patrols are active 24/7 to enforce this policy.  

Off-Roading is not permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

No fires, camping, target practice/shooting or off-road vehicles (i.e. Snow Mobiles, ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides)  are permitted on our property, unless authorized by Island Timberlands.

Don't let the few Criminals ruin access for everyone! If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them!  Do not put yourself in an unsafe situation or confrontation.

Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 or 250-755-9623 

Or at:  http://www.islandtimberlands.com *

*On our home page, and at the bottom right hand corner, hover your pointer on the word "Contact", select, then go to the Type of Enquiries drop down.  Select "Report Suspicious Activities" make sure you also enter in the random passcode which appears just below your message. 


Thank you

Friday, January 6, 2017

Access information for the weekend of January 7th and 8th, 2017

The following openings/closures are in effect for this weekend:
  • Cameron Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Cameron Connector: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Loon Lake:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Horne Lake North 200:  Closed
  • Ash Main: Gate at 28.6 km will be Open at 9:00 AM and Locked at 3:30 PM
  • Comox Main: Open 8:30 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Museum Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon): Closed
  • Mines Road: Closed
  • Glenora (Shawnigan):  Closed
  • Buckley Bay: Closed
  • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Closed
  • Oyster River:  Closed
  • Nanaimo River Camp:  Closed
There will be no areas open for Firewood cutting this weekend.

Please note, on weekdays access is closed to the Public, gates may still be open to facilitate access by operational equipment and vehicles.  Note any open gates may be closed at any time.

Temporary Closure - Alberni Inlet Trail

There will be a short term closure of the Inlet Trail from the entrance just above the China Creek dryland sort to approximately 1km up the trail while we harvest in the area. 

The closure will start the week of January 16th and be complete in approximately two months (dependent on weather).  Please heed all signs and see the blog for any updates.  

Thank you for your cooperation while we complete management in the area.

Please enjoy your weekend safely!

RAPP - Report All Poachers and Polluters:
Conservation Officer 24 Hour Hotline 1-877-952-RAPP (7277)

Unauthorized Access


Unless otherwise noted in this blog, all of Island Timberlands' Property is closed to the public during the week, this includes hunting.  Unauthorized access, at any time, will not be tolerated and mobile Security patrols are active 24/7 to enforce this policy.  

Off-Roading is not permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

No fires, camping, target practice/shooting or off-road vehicles (i.e. Snow Mobiles, ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides)  are permitted on our property, unless authorized by Island Timberlands.

Don't let the few Criminals ruin access for everyone! If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them!  Do not put yourself in an unsafe situation or confrontation.

Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 or 250-755-9623 

Or at:  http://www.islandtimberlands.com *

*On our home page, and at the bottom right hand corner, hover your pointer on the word "Contact", select, then go to the Type of Enquiries drop down.  Select "Report Suspicious Activities" make sure you also enter in the random passcode which appears just below your message. 


Thank you!

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Access information for the weekend of  Dec 31st and Jan 1 2017




The following openings/closures are in effect for this weekend:






      • Cameron Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Cameron Connector: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Loon Lake:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Horne Lake North 200:  Closed
      • Ash Main: Gate at 28.6 km will be Open at 9:00 AM and Locked at 3:30 PM
      • Comox Main: Open 8:30 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Museum Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
      • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon): Closed

      • Mines Road: Closed
      • Glenora (Shawnigan):  Closed
      • Buckley Bay: Closed



        • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Closed
        • Oyster River:  Closed
        • Nanaimo River Camp:  Closed




          Please note, on weekdays access is closed to the Public, gates may still be open to facilitate access by operational equipment and vehicles.  Note any open gates may be closed at any time.


          Please enjoy your weekend safely!


          RAPP - Report All Poachers and Polluters:
          Conservation Officer 24 Hour Hotline 1-877-952-RAPP (7277)

          Unauthorized Access


          Unless otherwise noted in this blog, all of Island Timberlands' Property is closed to the public during the week, this includes hunting.  Unauthorized access, at any time, will not be tolerated and mobile Security patrols are active 24/7 to enforce this policy.  

          Off-Roading is not permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

          No fires, camping, target practice/shooting or off-road vehicles (i.e. Snow Mobiles, ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides)  are permitted on our property, unless authorized by Island Timberlands.

          Don't let the few Criminals ruin access for everyone! If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them!  Do not put yourself in an unsafe situation or confrontation.

          Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 or 250-755-9623 

          Or at:  http://www.islandtimberlands.com *

          *On our home page, and at the bottom right hand corner, hover your pointer on the word "Contact", select, then go to the Type of Enquiries drop down.  Select "Report Suspicious Activities" make sure you also enter in the random passcode which appears just below your message. 


          Thank you!
          Firewood Opportunities for Dec 31st and Jan 1 2017

          There will be no areas open for Firewood cutting this weekend.

          Thursday, December 22, 2016


          Firewood Opportunities for Dec 24th and 25th

          There will be no areas open for Firewood cutting this weekend.



          Access Information for the Weekend of Dec 24th and 25th



          The following openings/closures are in effect for this weekend:





              • Cameron Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Loon Lake:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Horne Lake North 200:  Closed
              • Ash Main: Gate at 28.6 km will be Open at 9:00 AM and Locked at 3:30 PM
              • Comox Main: Open 8:30 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Museum Main: Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon): Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
                • Gate at 22 Km will be Closed
              • Mines Road: Closed
              • Glenora (Shawnigan): Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
              • Buckley Bay: Closed


                • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Closed
                • Oyster River:  Closed
                • Nanaimo River Camp:  Closed



                  Please note, on weekdays access is closed to the Public, gates may still be open to facilitate access by operational equipment and vehicles.  Note any open gates may be closed at any time.


                  Please enjoy your weekend safely!


                  RAPP - Report All Poachers and Polluters:
                  Conservation Officer 24 Hour Hotline 1-877-952-RAPP (7277)

                  Unauthorized Access


                  Unless otherwise noted in this blog, all of Island Timberlands' Property is closed to the public during the week, this includes hunting.  Unauthorized access, at any time, will not be tolerated and mobile Security patrols are active 24/7 to enforce this policy.  

                  Off-Roading is not permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

                  No fires, camping, target practice/shooting or off-road vehicles (i.e. Snow Mobiles, ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides)  are permitted on our property, unless authorized by Island Timberlands.

                  Don't let the few Criminals ruin access for everyone! If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them!  Do not put yourself in an unsafe situation or confrontation.

                  Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 or 250-755-9623 

                  Or at:  http://www.islandtimberlands.com *

                  *On our home page, and at the bottom right hand corner, hover your pointer on the word "Contact", select, then go to the Type of Enquiries drop down.  Select "Report Suspicious Activities" make sure you also enter in the random passcode which appears just below your message. 


                  Thank you!

                  Thursday, December 15, 2016

                  Access Information for the Weekend of Dec 17th and 18th


                  The following openings/closures are in effect for this weekend:



                    • Cameron Main: Closed - Active Hauling 
                    • Loon Lake:  Open
                    • Horne Lake North 200:  Closed
                    • Ash Main: Closed - Active Hauling
                    • Comox Main: Closed Active Hauling
                    • Museum Main: Closed - Active Hauling
                    • Northwest Bay:
                      •   Closed Saturday - Active Hauling, Open on Sunday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
                    • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Closed
                    • Mines Road: Closed
                    • Glenora (Shawnigan): Closed
                    • Buckley Bay: Closed
                    • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Closed
                    • Oyster River:  Closed
                    • Nanaimo River Camp:  Closed


                      Please note, on weekdays in cases where access is closed, gates may still be open to facilitate access by operational equipment and vehicles.  Note any open gates may be closed at any time.


                      Please enjoy your weekend safely!


                      RAPP - Report All Poachers and Polluters:
                      Conservation Officer 24 Hour Hotline 1-877-952-RAPP (7277)

                      Unauthorized Access


                      Unless otherwise noted in this blog, all of Island Timberlands' Property is closed to the public during the week, this includes hunting.  Unauthorized access, at any time, will not be tolerated and mobile Security patrols are active 24/7 to enforce this policy.  

                      Off-Roading is not permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

                      No fires, camping, target practice/shooting or off-road vehicles (i.e. ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides)  are permitted on our property, unless authorized by Island Timberlands.

                      Don't let the few Criminals ruin access for everyone! If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them!  Do not put yourself in an unsafe situation or confrontation.

                      Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 or 1-800-663-5555 

                      Or at:  http://www.islandtimberlands.com *

                      *On our home page, and at the bottom right hand corner, hover your pointer on the word "Contact", select, then go to the Type of Enquiries drop down.  Select "Report Suspicious Activities" make sure you also enter in the random passcode which appears just below your message. 


                      Thank you!