What’s happening?..

Search for Volunteer Board Members

Interested? Submit your Expression of Interest along with a short summary of past experience/employment to admin@crestoncommunityforest.com by November 27, 2018. Please contact 250-402-0070 to coordinate an alternative method of submission. Have an impact on the...

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Big Bear Viewpoint

Check out the newest addition to our rec sites and trails - the Big Bear Viewpoint, which is located on the Big Bear forestry road. Directions: Head north out of Creston, resetting your trip meter at the Highway 3/3A junction (beside Tim Hortons), continue heading...

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Name the Trail!

Volunteers have been busy working to help make the Community Forest’s goal of a Summer 2018 trail opening a reality. The new hiking trail, which begins at the end of Helen Street (directly east of the Town of Creston public works yard), is now complete. Finalizations...

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Current Logging Operations

We are currently logging up Birch Creek and will be there until summer 2018. Please be aware that logging trucks are actively hauling and exercise caution if you plan on using the Russell and Birch Creek road systems.

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Wildfire Fuel Reduction Project

Our 2017/18 wildfire fuel mitigation project is well underway! We are removing the thick underbrush and spacing the overstory in order to help reduce the intensity and rate of spread should a wildfire start in the area. The project area is located in Canyon, north of...

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National Forest Week 2017!

This year was the third year we hosted a field trip for the grade 5 students of the Creston Valley. The trip was held out at our Russell Creek forest education site, as it has been in the past. This year was the biggest field trip yet, with 150 kids in attendance!

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