High-Extreme Fire Hazard Conditions Trigger Additional Safety Precautions

Jul 31, 2018

The current fire danger rating is HIGH-EXTREME. Effective July 26, charcoal barbecues are banned in all West Vancouver parks, trails and beaches. Please exercise extreme caution—be fire smart.

NEVER PERMITTED:

  • open fires (including beach fires) anywhere in West Vancouver
  • smoking in parks, trails and beaches
  • any type of barbecue in Lighthouse Park

ADDITIONAL MEASURES

  • charcoal barbecues are banned in all parks until further notice
  • Parks staff are stationed at Lighthouse Park and Whytecliff Park to stop all visitors and remind them of fire safety protocol before entering

MORE INFORMATION

Summer Fire Safety

Picnic Guidelines

BC Wildfire

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