overlooking new dock at Parker Lake near Fort Nelson, BC

New Dock at Parker Lake

Posted on Friday, August 06, 2021 12:12 PM

With its proximity to Fort Nelson, Parker Lake is a popular, idyllic retreat for residents who wish to enjoy recreational opportunities such as bird watching and water sports. Parker Lake has been the site of numerous bird surveys and boasts a diverse habitat of waterfowl and shorebirds. Additionally, Parker Lake borders the Parker Lake Ecological Reserve, established in 1973 and home to three rare species of BC wetland plants.  You can review the detailed Parker Lake Ecological Reserve description...

Campfire Prohibition to be lifted in PG Fire Centre

Posted on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:13 PM

Campfire prohibition to be lifted throughout Prince George and Northwest Fire Centres

7/28/2021 10:15 AM

SMITHERS -- Campfires will be permitted throughout the Northwest and Prince George Fire Centre beginning at 12 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time on Wednesday July 28, 2021.

Although fire danger ratings have declined in the region due to recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, the public is strongly encouraged to exercise extreme caution with the use of any campfire. It is the responsibility of the...

This Week in Recreation: July 28

Posted on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:12 PM

Work Underway (Fortis): 50 Avenue N.

Posted on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:12 PM

Fortis Gas will be working in front of 4432 50 Avenue N (Ace Hardware), starting on July 28 through to end of day July 29.

No disruption to traffic is anticipated. Please use caution when driving in the area - thanks for your cooperation.