Thursday, September 22, 2016


Access Information for the Weekend of September 24th - 25th

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

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


  • Cameron Main: Open
  • Loon Lake: Open
  • Horne Lake North: Open 
  • Ash Main: Open 6:30 AM - Closed 4:00 PM 
  • Comox Main: Open 6:00 AM - Closed 3:30 PM 
  • Museum Main: Open
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM 
  • Chemainus Main (Copper Canyon):  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
    • ***Gate is closed/locked at Chemainus Main at 22 KM***
  • Mines Road: Open 7:00 AM - Closed 1:30 PM
  • Glenora (Shawnigan):  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Buckley Bay:  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 2:00 PM
  • Ashling Road (Spider Lake): Open 8:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Oyster River:  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 2:00 PM
  • Northwest Bay:  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 4:00 PM
  • Nanaimo River Camp:  Open 6:00 AM - Closed 3:00 PM


Hunting Season:  This season, gate time openings and closing may be different from previous years.  Oyster River and Buckley Bay will be open at 6:00 AM and close at 2:00 PM.    Note - All gate times and area openings are subject to change;  continue to check the blog for updates. 


No Off-Roading is permitted on Island Timberlands Property.  Please respect the environment and keep your vehicles on the main travelled roads at all times.

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.  

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 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.  Or you can Contact SafetyNet Security 250-830-8343. Thank you!

10 comments:

  1. Will it be possible to access welmar lake up at the end of comox lake area this weekend?

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    1. You will not be able to access Willimar Lake from the Port Alberni side using Comox Main. You may be able to access Willimar Lake from Comox Lake/Cumberland, but this would be through Timberwest property and you would have to check with them for access.

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  2. Will it be possible to access Willemar lake area this weekend?

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    1. Access via Island Timberlands roads is not available during the week or weekends

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  3. Will Ladysmith Main be open this weekend? If so, what are the hours?

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    1. If you are referring to Chemainus Main, the gate is opened on the weekends from 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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  4. Can we access Kapoor back of shawnigan lake?

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    1. Currently, access to Kapoor is only available on weekends through the Glenora Gate.

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  5. When will information be posted regrading access to Wowo lake during th e weekend of October 8th?
    Thank you

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    1. At this point in time, access will be made available to Wowo Lake on the weekend of Oct 8.

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