Thursday, August 25, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of August 27th - 28th

To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone.

Weather conditions are creating high to extreme fire hazard in most areas.  We are implementing closures to ensure public safety and the protection of the forest.  Please respect signs and gates.  The following closures are in effect for this weekend:
  • Cameron Main: Closed; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available via the Cameron Connector from the Alberni Highway
  • Cameron Connector:  Access to Pass Main and Mt. Arrowsmith is available via the Cameron Connector from the Alberni Highway
  • Ash Main: Closed at 286; access to Lowry Lake and Brown's Bay is available
  • Comox Main: Closed
  • Museum Main: Closed
  • Northwest Bay:  Closed
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Closed
  • Glenora (Shawnigan): Closed


Trans Canada Trail Notification:  The Trans Canada Trail at Extension Ridge in Nanaimo is no longer closed.

Firewood Notification:  Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer and will resume in the fall.

Please enjoy your weekend safely!

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

If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343. Thank you!

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of August 20th


To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone.

Weather conditions are creating high to extreme fire hazard in some areas.  We are implementing closures to ensure public safety and the protection of the forest.  Please respect signs and gates.  The following closures are in effect for this weekend:
  • Cameron Main: Closed; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available via the Cameron Connector from the Alberni Highway
  • Cameron Connector:  Access to Pass Main and Mt. Arrowsmith is available via the Cameron Connector from the Alberni Highway
  • Ash Main: Closed at 286; access to Lowry Lake and Brown's Bay is available
  • Comox Main: Closed
  • Museum Main: Closed
  • Northwest Bay:  Closed
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Closed
  • Glenora (Shawnigan): Closed


Trans Canada Trail Notification:  The Trans Canada Trail at Extension Ridge in Nanaimo is no longer closed.

Firewood Notification:  Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer and will resume in the fall.

Please enjoy your weekend safely!

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

If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343. Thank you!

Friday, August 12, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of August 13th

Summer conditions are increasing the fire hazard.  Some areas are closing due to extreme conditions.  Temperatures over the weekend may change the fire hazard and initiate last minute closures.  Please check the blog regularly for updates.


To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone.


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


Gates may be closed at any time for safety or the protection of the environment or assets.  Gate times are effective sunrise to sunset, unless otherwise specified. For this weekend:
  • Cameron Main: Open M-F and Weekends; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available
  • Cameron Connector: Open
  • Ash Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Sites at Lowry Lake and Scout Camp/Beach is available
  • Pass Main: Open;  access to Mt. Arrowsmith is available 
  • Comox Main: Open;  access to 21.9 KM
  • Museum Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Father and Son Lake is available 
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open; access to 22 KM  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Glenora (Shawnigan): Closed



Trans Canada Trail Notification:  The Trans Canada Trail at Extension Ridge in Nanaimo will be closed for the next week. 

Firewood Notification:  Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer and will resume in the fall.


Please enjoy your weekend safely!


If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343. Thank you!

Friday, August 5, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of August 6th

Summer conditions are increasing the fire hazard.  Some areas are closing due to extreme conditions.  Please be aware!


To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone.


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


Gates may be closed at any time for safety or the protection of the environment or assets.  Gate times are effective sunrise to sunset, unless otherwise specified. For this weekend:
  • Cameron Main: Open M-F and Weekends; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available
  • Cameron Connector: Open
  • Ash Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Sites at Lowry Lake and Scout Camp/Beach is available
  • Pass Main: Open;  access to Mt. Arrowsmith is available 
  • Comox Main: Open;  access to 21.9 KM
  • Museum Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Father and Son Lake is available 
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open; access to 22 KM  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Glenora (Shawnigan): Closed


Trans Canada Trail Notification:  The Trans Canada Trail at Extension Ridge in Nanaimo will be closed for the next two weeks. 

Firewood Notification:  Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer and will resume in the fall.


Please enjoy your weekend safely!


If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343. Thank you!




Thursday, July 28, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of July 30th - Aug 1st


Although the weather is heating up, we have decided to keep the gates open for this long weekend.  To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone.


The following gates and major roads are expected to be open this long weekend.  

No fires, no camping, and no off-road vehicles (i.e. ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides) are authorized on our private property.
 
Do not expect any additional gates to be opened.  Gate times are effective sunrise to sunset unless otherwise specified for this weekend.
  • Cameron Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available
  • Cameron Connector: Open
  • Ash Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Sites at Lowry Lake and Scout Camp/Beach is available
  • Pass Main: Open;  access to Mt. Arrowsmith is available 
  • Comox Main: Open;  access to 21.9 KM
  • Museum Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Father and Son Lake is available 
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Shawnigan Main:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM ***Note the Change to Gate Times
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open; access to 22 KM  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

***Cameron Mainline is currently open for public access Monday thru Friday and Weekends

***Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer.  Public firewood will resume in the fall.

***If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 - Thank-You

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Access Information for the Weekend of July 23rd - 24th

 
The following gates and major roads are expected to be open this weekend.  

No fires, no camping, and no off-road vehicles (i.e. ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides) are authorized on our private property.
 
Do not expect any additional gates to be opened.  Gate times are effective sunrise to sunset unless otherwise specified for this weekend.
  • Cameron Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available
  • Cameron Connector: Open
  • Ash Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Sites at Lowry Lake and Scout Camp/Beach is available
  • Pass Main: Open;  access to Mt. Arrowsmith is available 
  • Comox Main: Open;  access to 21.9 KM
  • Museum Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Father and Son Lake is available 
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Shawnigan Main:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM ***Note the Change to Gate Times
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open; access to 22 KM  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

***Cameron Mainline is currently open for public access Monday thru Friday and Weekends

***Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer.  Public firewood will resume in the fall.

***If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website www.islandtimberlands.com.   On our home page, and at the bottom left 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 - Thank-You.

Friday, July 15, 2016


Access Information for the Weekend of July 16th - 17th

 
The following gates and major roads are expected to be open this weekend.  


No fires, no camping, and no off-road vehicles (i.e. ATVs, UTVs, buggies or side-by-sides) are authorized on our private property.
 
Do not expect any additional gates to be opened.  Gate times are effective sunrise to sunset unless otherwise specified for this weekend.
  • Cameron Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Labour Day Lake is available
  • Cameron Connector: Open
  • Ash Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Sites at Lowry Lake and Scout Camp/Beach is available
  • Pass Main: Open;  access to Mt. Arrowsmith is available 
  • Comox Main: Open;  access to 21.9 KM
  • Museum Main: Open; access to BC Recreation Site at Father and Son Lake is available 
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Shawnigan Main:  Open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM ***Note the Change to Gate Times
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open; access to 22 KM  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

***Cameron Mainline is currently open for public access Monday thru Friday and Weekends

***Public firewood cutting has been closed for the summer.  Public firewood will resume in the fall.

***If you see any suspicious activities on our lands you can report them anonymously on our Website www.islandtimberlands.com, this blog or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343 - Thank-You.