Stuart Nechako Natural Resource District road safety information

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Road notices and warnings

Kluskus FSR 7655 (May 29, 2023)
All daytime traffic that needs access beyond 109km will need to de-tour through the Red Road at 77.5km and will come out at 115km on the Kluskus FSR.  Blackwater Gold is currently working on a bad section of road from 109km to 115km and hope to have this section fixed in 2 weeks. When the work is completed then the de-tour will be removed.

Leo Trembleur (400 Road) FSR 7671.08  (May 16, 2023)
Road washed out at 10km. Temporary single lane bridge installed. New embedded culvert expected to be installed midsummer.

Sinkut Mountain FSR
Road is now open for traffic. Machinery remains on site, but work is largely complete.

Road closures and restrictions

All Forest Service Roads within the Stuart Nechako Forest District (March 27, 2023)
Roads are restricted to 70% highway legal axel loading. For further details, see the district manager notice (PDF, 230KB).

Leo Creek FSR 7671 (May 29, 2023)
Leo Creek FSR  is washed out at 94km.  Access to this area is still open through the Purvis FSR and Leo Kazchek FSR.  There are some minor issues with the Leo Creek FSR from 68.5km to the washout at 94km so proceed with caution if you need to access the Leo Creek FSR on the other side of the washout.

Teardrop FSR 6480.01 (May 16, 2023)
Road closed due to a washout at 26km. Possible new structure/ installation fall 2023.

Detour Route MAP (PDF, 7.1MB)
Start up Cut-off FSR at 0km (RR16)
At 5km, turn left onto Teardrop FSR at 103.5km (RR16)
At 111km, turn left on Carrier FSR at 111km (RR16)
At 129km, turn right onto Boot-500 FSR (RR27)
At 533km, turn right onto Teardrop FSR at 471km (RR32)
At 468km, turn left onto Muskeg FSR at 14km (RR34)
At 0km, turn right onto 600rd (Mossvale FSR) at 650.5km (RR16)
At 618km, turn right on Chief 200 FSR at 218km (RR14)Continue down Chief 200 FSR until junction with Chief lake road at 0km
See: MAP (PDF, 7.1MB)

Teardrop FSR 6480.01 (May 10, 2022)
Road closed at 466 km (posted) due to washout. There is no estimated time of repair.
Road closed at 424 km (posted) due to washout. The road is damaged, but passable, further repairs will be conducted later this summer.

Proposed roads

Kluskus Connector Route
The public is invited to comment on a proposal to build a connector road between the Quesnel Natural Resource District and the Stuart Nechako Natural Resource District.

Large district maps

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Additional Radio Channel information and all district maps