Thursday, July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018

Firewood Opportunities

Due to the high risk of wildfire, firewood cutting opportunities are closed until further notice.
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Recreational Access Opportunities
Overnight camping and fires are not permitted on Island Timberlands' private lands. Where access is permitted at the gate locations listed below, it is on weekends only.


UPDATE: Starting May 14, 2018 for approx. two months, access between the Candy Store and the power lines will be closed weekdays until 5pm due to road building and blasting.

Gate
Status
Hours



Yellow Creek Main
Closed
Closed
Cameron @ 0km
Closed
Closed
Cameron Connector(Access to Mount Arrowsmith and Labour Day Lake)
Open
8am-8pm, Sat/Sun only
Loon Lake
Closed
Closed
Horne Lake North 100
Closed
Closed
Ash Main (at 22km) 
(Access to Lowry Lake and Scout Beach)
Open
8am-8pm, Sat/Sun only
Ash Main (at 28.6km)
Closed
Closed
Comox Main @ Beaver Cr Rd
Closed
Closed
Comox-91
Closed
Closed
Museum Main
Closed
Closed
Northwest Bay
Closed
Closed
Nanaimo Lakes Road 45
Closed
Closed
Chemainus Main
Closed
Closed
Glenora (Shawnigan)
Closed
Closed
Buckley Bay
Closed
Closed
Oyster River
ClosedClosed
Nanaimo River Camp
Closed
Closed



Wednesday, July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018

Firewood Opportunities

Due to the high risk of wildfire, firewood cutting opportunities are closed until further notice.
___________________________________________


Recreational Access Opportunities
Overnight camping and fires are not permitted on Island Timberlands' private lands. Where access is permitted at the Gate locations listed below, it is on weekends only.


UPDATE: Starting May 14, 2018 for approx. two months, access between the Candy Store and the power lines will be closed weekdays until 5pm due to road building and blasting.

Gate
Status
Hours



Yellow Creek Main
Closed
Closed
Cameron @ 0km
Closed
Closed
Cameron Connector(Access to Mount Arrowsmith and Labour Day Lake)
Open*
8am-8pm, Sat/Sun only
Loon Lake
Closed
Closed
Horne Lake North 100
Closed
Closed
Ash Main (at 22km) 
(Access to Lowry Lake and Scout Beach)
Open*
8am-8pm, Sat/Sun only
Ash Main (at 28.6km)
Closed
Closed
Comox Main @ Beaver Cr Rd
Closed
Closed
Comox-91
Closed
Closed
Museum Main
Closed
Closed
Northwest Bay
Closed
Closed
Nanaimo Lakes Road 45
Closed
Closed
Chemainus Main
Closed
Closed
Glenora (Shawnigan)
Closed
Closed
Buckley Bay
Closed
Closed
Oyster River
ClosedClosed
Nanaimo River Camp
Closed
Closed



Thursday, July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018

Firewood Opportunities

Due to the high risk of wildfire, firewood cutting opportunities are closed until further notice.
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Recreational Access Opportunities
* Overnight camping and fires are not permitted on Island Timberlands' private lands.
* Access is closed on weekdays, unless authorized.
* Gate openings may change due to weather conditions.


  • UPDATE: 155-209 @ 8km will be closed Friday July 13, 2018 for a culvert replacement. The road will reopen Monday July 16, 2018.
  • UPDATE: Starting May 14, 2018 for approximately two months, trails and roads between the Candy Store and the power lines will be closed weekdays until 5pm due to road building and blasting.

Gate
Status
Hours



Yellow Creek Main
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday 
Cameron @ 0km
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday 
Cameron Connector
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday
Loon Lake
Closed
Closed
Horne Lake North 100
Closed
Closed
Ash Main (at 22km)
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday
Ash Main (at 28.6km)
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday
Comox Main @ Beaver Cr Rd
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday 
Comox-91
Closed
Closed
Museum Main
Closed
Closed
Northwest Bay
Open*
8am-4pm, Saturday, Sunday 
Nanaimo Lakes Road 45
Closed
Closed
Chemainus Main
Closed
Closed
Glenora (Shawnigan)
Closed
Closed
Buckley Bay
Closed
Closed



Oyster River
Closed
Closed
Nanaimo River Camp
Closed
Closed


* Although the mainline may be open, other gates will be closed for public safety, to protect the environment, and to protect Island Timberlands' assets.

Friday, July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018

Firewood Opportunities

*Due to the high risk of wildfire, firewood cutting opportunities are closed until further notice.

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Recreational Access Opportunities
*A reminder that overnight camping and fires are not permitted on Island Timberlands' private lands. Gate openings may change due to weather conditions. Unless authorized by Island Timberlands, access is closed on weekdays.


UPDATE Log Train Trail Closure (Cold Creek) 
Starting May 14, 2018 for approximately two months, trails and roads between the Candy Store and the power lines will be closed weekdays until 5pm due to road building and blasting. 

Gate
Status
Hours



Yellow Creek Main
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Cameron @ 0km
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Cameron Connector
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Loon Lake
Closed
Closed
Horne Lake North 100
Closed
Closed
Ash Main (at 22km)
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Ash Main (at 28.6km)
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Comox Main @ Beaver Cr Rd
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Comox-91
Closed
Closed
Museum Main
Closed
Closed
Northwest Bay
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Nanaimo Lakes Road 45
Closed
Closed
Chemainus Main
Open*
8am-8pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Glenora (Shawnigan)
Closed
Closed
Buckley Bay
Closed
Closed



Oyster River
Closed
Closed
Nanaimo River Camp
Closed
Closed


* Although the mainline may be open, other gates will be closed for public safety, to protect the environment, and to protect Island Timberlands' assets.