The following gates are scheduled to be open this weekend for safe, responsible recreation:
Northwest Bay (Nanoose Bay): The gate will open at 8am and will close promptly at 3pm.
Copper Canyon (MacMillan Road, Chemainus): The gate will open at 8am and will close promptly at 3pm.
Shawnigan (Waters Road, Glenora): The gate will be open by 10 am and will close promptly at 4 pm.
Port Alberni gates: Expect Canal Main to be closed, while CX21, CX91 and CX165 gates will be open.
Please note we only permit public use of our private forest lands on weekends when there is a significant reduction in safety risks in working and travelling around forestry operations/vehicles.
Friday and Monday for this holiday weekend are scheduled days off for industrial traffic.