North Island - Central Coast Natural Resource District road safety information

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Road notices and warnings

North Vancouver Island

Summer 2023


Road closure date:  August 8 - 31, 2023 

Installation of new bridges on the Ronning FSR will require the closure of the road to all traffic.

During the road closure times, access to the Raft Cove Trail and Palmerston Beach will not be accessible.

Dates may change, due to timing windows, we will update this site as soon as more information is available. 

Alternate access to Raft cove via Mackjack River and the Top Knot road parking area and trail. Kayak or Canoe required

Bella Coola

Summer 2023


  • Bridge replacement between 15km to 28km, limited or no access. 
  • Blasting at 15km June 2023 – limited access for safety

Proposed closure date:

  • TBA.   Please adhere to the posted signage.

Road closures and restrictions

North Vancouver Island:

Alice Lake Branch 25
Bridge removed, no vehicle access to the lake.

Bella Coola:

East Nusatsum 9021
Closed at 4.5 km due to washout.

Salloomt FSR 8231
Blocked at Goat Creek due to washout.

Mainland Coast:​

Kimsquit FSR 7784

Kingcome FSR 5489
Closed past 6km – no access

Machmell FSR 7588
No access beyond 3km

Nekite FSR 8366
Closed to all traffic beyond an ATV or UTV

Sheemahant FSR 7975
No access beyond 12km

South Bentick FSR 8200

Work in progress/upcoming works

There are no works in progress at this time.