BC Highway - Road Closure News

Major Events

Highway 6EW Both directions Closed in both directions 1 km west of Needles Ferry Dock because of a Mud Slide. Detour available with pilot car via Barnes Creek Forest Service Road. Estimated time of opening currently not available. Assessment is ongoing. Next update Sat Feb 28 8:00am. Updated on Sat Feb 28 at 12:35 pm PST. (ID# 188753)
Highway 99 Both directions Bridge Work on Highway 99 Both Directions on the Lions Gate Bridge will occur weekly on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday effective January 19, 2015 to until March 31, 2015 from 7:00:00 PM to 5:30:00 AM. 2 lane closures will be in effect from 10:00:00 PM to 5:00:00 AM. Expect delays. Updated on Sun Feb 22 7:02 pm PST. (ID# RTMC_5479)

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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.

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