BC Highway - Road Closure News
|Adams Lake Ferry Both directions||Adams Lake Ferry will be shut down for 2 hours in both directions May 27 from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM for inspections. Expect delays. Updated on Wed May 18 at 5:46 pm PDT. (ID# -58384)|
|Highway 3A between Castlegar and Creston Eastbound||Heavy Traffic Volume at Balfour is now clear. Updated on Wed May 25 at 1:24 am PDT. (ID# 220140)|
|Kootenay Lake Ferry Eastbound||Heavy Traffic Volume at Kootenay Lake at Balfour. One sailing wait. Delay longer than 30 minutes expected. Updated on Tue May 24 at 5:46 pm PDT. (ID# 220139)|
Do You Need a Pleasure Craft Operator Card?
All operators of powered watercraft used for recreational purposes within BC, Canada now require a Pleasure Craft Operator Card.
Boaters are now required to have the Pleasure Craft Operator Card - Boaters Licence in order to operate a powered watercraft. There is no grandfather clause or age exemption – this law applies to all boaters. Powered watercraft includes watercraft fitted with any size motor – even a trolling motor.