Chilliwack Natural Resource District Road Safety Information

District Forest Service Road Renaming Project

November 29, 2017 Notice:  The Chilliwack Natural Resource District is in the process of renaming the Forest Service Road branches within the district. The table named Chilliwack Forest District FSR Renaming Part 1 shows a partial list of the old FSR names and the converted new FSR names. The final list of the remaining new names will be added in Part 2 to be posted at a later date.

District Resource Road Radio Channels

June 30, 2017 Notice: This is an update to the Resource Road Radio Communications implemented in the Chilliwack Natural Resource District in Fall 2015. Please be advised that due to cross channel interference, three resource road radio (RR) channels in the Chilliwack Natural Resource District have been re-assigned.

Effective July 17, 2017: all traffic on the Mystery Forest Service Road (FSR) and Mount Woodside FSR will switch from the current RR channels to the new RR channels:

  • Mystery FSR changes from RR-4 to RR-8
  • Mount Woodside FSR changes from RR-28 to RR-1

Effective January 15, 2018: all traffic on the Harrison East FSR will switch from the current RR channel the new RR channel:

  • Harrison East FSR changes from RR-19 to RR-18

For more information please see this District Manager Information Notice
Please share this information with other parties that may be impacted by these changes. Channel maps are available by visiting the Radio Communications site as well as viewing the Chilliwack District FSR Access web map embedded on this page.

Forest Service Road Warnings and Closures

May 22, 2018: Vedder Mountain Forest Service Road
Please be advised that road maintenance works on Vedder FSR will commence on May 23rd. The road will be open to recreational use during work hours. Road delays will not exceed two hours at a time and will have a minimum 15 minute opening at the top of each second hour. Signs will be posted at the start of the FSR informing road users of daily operation hours, delays and/or closures. Daily hours of operation will cease by 5:00 on weekdays and on Fridays by 3:00 p.m. No works will be carried out during weekends and statutory holidays. Estimated completion date is August 17th, 2018.

May 22, 2018: Spuzzum Forest Service Road
Please be advised that there is no vehicle access beyond 16.8km on Spuzzum FSR due to a road washout

November 24, 2017: Sts’ailes Forest Service Road
Please be advised that there is no vehicle access beyond 56km until further notice.

November 24, 2017: Jones Lake Forest Service Road
Please be advised that the Jones Lake FSR is closed beyond 6 km until further notice.

November 6, 2017: Tshileuh Forest Service Road
Please be advised that there is no vehicle access beyond 4.4 km on Tsileuh FSR.

November 6, 2017: Murdo 1700 Forest Service Road
Please be advised that there is no vehicle access beyond 2.2 km on Murdo 1700 FSR.

Structure Inspection Reports

Structure inspection reports for the Chilliwack Natural Resource District are available to view and download from this FTP location.  Please be advised that road users must inspect and ascertain for themselves the condition of the structure prior to use.

Downrated Structures

Please see this table for recent notifications regarding downrated structures in the Chilliwack Natural Resource District.