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Eagle Mountain: Temporary Restricted Access

Eagle Mountain update, Sept 5, 2018. I met with Ministry of Forests representatives along with City of Coquitlam, road construction companies and Metro Van reps on August 22 to discuss the contract for road re-commissioning and decommissioning of Cyprus Lake FSR, aka Eagle Mountain, that was placed on BC Bid last month. The contractor who… Continue reading Eagle Mountain: Temporary Restricted Access

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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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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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Eagle Mountain Digital Key Program – NEW FOR 2018

UPDATED: The new lock program is going good so far, however to make this a little more organized on our end we will be asking people who want access to call 604-927-6200 to set up a time to bring their vehicle by, ensuring Dillon or someone else is available. Potential users are asked to call 604-927-6200… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Digital Key Program – NEW FOR 2018

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Eagle Mountain Key Program Update

From the President: The City of Coquitlam is currently working on a new key access program for Eagle Mountain. The new system will be a Bluetooth-based with a smartphone app. All gate openings, and closings (or lack thereof), are logged. This will mean that all pass holders are accountable for the state of affairs. Technology… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Key Program Update

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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.

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Eagle Mountain Access

By Kim Reeves On June 20th, 2017, Rec Sites and Trails BC advised me that the Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations (MFLNRO) under the direction of the District Engineering Officer, would be closing the Cypress Lake Forest Service Road to 4×4 and ATV as of June 30th, citing unrestricted access and existing… Continue reading Eagle Mountain Access

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Chilliwack Recreation Advisory Group March 2017 meeting minutes

  Chilliwack Recreation Advisory Group Meeting Notes from March 20, 2017 (Chilliwack Resource District Office on Airport Road in Chilliwack) Attending: Tom Blackbird (Chilliwack Resource District Recreation Officer), Cathy Ross (Chilliwack Resource District Recreation Technician), Neil Hawkings (DSBC), Ryan Thom (BMMC), Doug Storozinski (CRVC), Doug Young (BMMC), Rose Schroeder (BCHBC), Mike Overhoff (DSBC), Ken Hurley… Continue reading Chilliwack Recreation Advisory Group March 2017 meeting minutes