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Eagle Mountain Access for 2019

We received an email today that elaborated on the road works that were recently undertaken on Eagle Mountain in Coquitlam and gave some new info about monitoring road conditions while expressing concern about traffic. “The new works on Cypress FSR have removed the rock feature known as the gatekeeper and has added many large swales… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Access for 2019

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Partnership Announcement for the Alexander Mackenzie Trail

The Four Wheel Drive Association of British Columbia is pleased to announce the establishment of a Partnership Agreement with Recreational Sites and Trails BC in the Cariboo and Omineca Region. We have been in consultation with the government for years in search of opportunities to promote the development of responsible recreational land use in the… Continue reading Partnership Announcement for the Alexander Mackenzie Trail

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Eagle Mountain Decommissioning – debrief

Eagle Mountain and the result of ministry work re-commissioning and decommissioning the FSR. As many of you know, the ministry contracted the above work to be done on Cyprus Lake FSR, aka Eagle Ridge trail. This work had to be done once the ministry became fully aware that this road had not been decommissioned after… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Decommissioning – debrief

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Hut Lakes: new 4WDABC Rec Site

The Four Wheel Drive Association of BC (Sea to Sky Region) is extremely proud to announce that we have entered into a Partnership Agreement with Recreation Sites and Trails BC for the Squamish, Hut Lakes Recreation Area. Ron Lever, Nicholas Priebe, Tara Joan Priebe, and Kim Reeves, and myself, Lory Fairfield, have been picking at this for two years,… Continue reading Hut Lakes: new 4WDABC Rec Site

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Access Changes at Eagle Mountain

Eagle Mountain update: On August 16th, an Invitation to Tender document was posted on BC Bid stating the desire to reactivate and deactivate the road system on Eagle Mountain. The following is my own supposition and not based on firm facts at this time. I have calls in to the Ministry of Forest Lands and… Continue reading Access Changes at Eagle Mountain

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4WDABC Train the Trainer Program

It is with great pleasure and excitement that the Four Wheel Drive Association of British Columbia is able to officially announce the opportunity for members to apply for an off-road training course being held this coming September 10th-14th, 2018 in the Lower Mainland, BC. The 4WDABC will be bringing in instructors from the International 4… Continue reading 4WDABC Train the Trainer Program

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Eagle Mountain Progress: Showing Them How We Wheel

Posted to Facebook, June 6, 2018 Eagle Mountain assistance required. We have an opportunity to assist the fish hatcheries and DFO, and perhaps some local Forestry folks, by driving them up to Cyprus Lake above Coquitlam. Some tools and equipment need to be transported as well as 6 – 8 people. I figure 3 trucks… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Progress: Showing Them How We Wheel

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Outdoor Recreation Council support for Stave Lake

Yesterday, I attended another Stave West meeting regarding the Interpretive Forest and multi use recreation initiative. I have lost count of the number of meetings, open houses, public presentations, recreation group meetings that I have attended in regards to this area over the last 8 years. At this meeting, I shared a resolution from the… Continue reading Outdoor Recreation Council support for Stave Lake

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4WDABC 2018 Annual General Meeting

Per our Bylaws, the 2018 AGM will take place on the third Saturday of March: March 17, 2018. Location and time to be determined. There are two Special Resolutions to be voted on at the AGM, as well as updated Bylaws. You can find them for your review here: 2018 Bylaws Final Draft 2018 Special… Continue reading 4WDABC 2018 Annual General Meeting

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Stave West and the mud flats update.

This past week, many users of the flats were surprised to see someone in an official-looking truck and uniform putting up signs and telling them the flats were being turned into a Provincial park and that they would now have to pay for camping on the flats. 4WDABC President Kim Reeves was on the phone… Continue reading Stave West and the mud flats update.