About the program
Recreation Sites and Trails B.C. 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.
Partnering and volunteering
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. Many groups and individuals also volunteer their time and services.
Learn more about partnering and volunteering with Recreation Sites and Trails B.C.
Authorization is required for many types of activities that take place in recreation sites, on recreation trails, or within interpretive forest sites. Authorization is required if you wish to use a recreation site or trail for a business or industrial activity, to host a competitive sporting event or a gathering of over 15 people, and for other activities. The construction or maintenance of a recreation site, trail, or facility also requires authorization.
Learn more about authorizations
Policies and strategies
Policies and strategies to enhance safe and enjoyable use of trails.
- Learn more about policies and strategies