The Recreation Sites & Trails BC Program
Recreation Sites and Trails BC exists to provide safe, quality recreation opportunities for the public by developing, maintaining and managing a network of sites and trails. It is based in Victoria, with operations province-wide.
Authority for managing British Columbia’s recreation sites and trails is set out in the Forest and Range Practices Act and the Forest Recreation Regulation. Access other legal documents and publications used in managing recreation sites and trails:
- FRPA Delegation Matrix (PDF)
- Delegation of Minister of Forests Powers Under the Forest Recreation Regulation (PDF)
- Outdoor Recreation and Forests & Range Practices Act (PDF)
Partnering & Volunteering with Recreation Sites & Trails BC
B.C.'s trails and recreation sites are managed through service contracts and partnership agreements with a range of groups and both public- and private-sector organizations. As well, many individuals and groups volunteer their time and services.
Information is available for persons who wish to organize and host events at recreation sites or trails.
Policies, Strategies & Guidelines
Other policies and strategies to enhance your enjoyment and safety of the sites and trails.
Recreation Site & Trail Maintenance & Development
Maintaining or developing recreation sites and trails on Crown land requires authorization by Recreation Sites & Trails BC.