Thursday, July 30, 2015

Gate information for the August Long Weekend

All gates will be closed this weekend due to increasing forest fire risk.  No access is permitted on our property this weekend.

Please note there is no authorized camping on Island Timberlands property, with the exception of Macktush campground on the Alberni Inlet.

For further information on Island Timberlands' general access expectations once gates re-open, please review the attached pamphlet.

If you spot a forest fire, please report to the Province at *5555 on your mobile phone.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Gate information for the weekend of July 25-26

With some rain, we have decided to provide access for safe, responsible recreation this weekend on the west side of the Island.

For the gates in the Alberni Valley, the main gates at the start of Cameron Main, Ash Main and Comox Main will be open at similar times.

East side gates may be opened in the coming weekends depending on forest fire weather conditions.

Report a wildlife to the Coastal Fire Center at *5555 from your mobile phone.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Gate information and Public access week commencing July 13th

Island Timberlands will remain closed to public access until further notice, we have considered the weekend precipitation and the impending dry warm weather into the coming weekend and therefore public access remains restricted

Access will remain closed until further notice pending significant precipitation.

Please note Ash Main and Comox Main will gated and closed as well.

We appreciate the public's cooperation and respect of our private forestlands.

Please report all wildfires

Report a wildfire to the Coastal Fire Center at *5555 from your mobile phone