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B.C. Reg. 18/2024
M35/2024
Deposited February 9, 2024
effective March 1, 2024
This consolidation is current to June 11, 2024.
Link to consolidated regulation (PDF)

Wildlife Act

Motor Vehicle Prohibition Regulation

Contents
1Definitions and interpretation
2Areas closed to motor vehicles
3Areas closed to hunting with motor vehicles
4Areas closed to ATVs, electric bicycles and snowmobiles
5Areas closed to hunting with ATVs, electric bicycles and snowmobiles
6Areas closed to snowmobiles
7Areas closed to hunting with snowmobiles
8Areas closed to hunting with ATVs and electric bicycles
9Exceptions for trapping furbearing animals
10Other exceptions
11Offences
Schedule 1
Schedule 2
Schedule 3
Schedule 4
Schedule 5
Schedule 6
Schedule 7
Schedule 8

Definitions and interpretation

1   (1) In this regulation:

"Act" means the Wildlife Act;

"ATV" or "all terrain vehicle" means a wheeled or tracked motor vehicle that is capable of travel on or off a highway, including a motorcycle, but not including

(a) a snowmobile, or

(b) a motor vehicle that is licensed for highway travel under the Motor Vehicle Act;

"electric bicycle" means a wheeled device

(a) on which a person may ride,

(b) to which pedals or hand cranks are attached that allow the device to be propelled by human power, and

(c) to which a motor is attached that allows the device to be propelled by electric power;

"existing road or trail" means

(a) a road or trail with a paved surface,

(b) a cross-country or downhill ski route marked in a ski area by the owner of the ski area,

(c) a road used for logging or mining,

(d) a road or trail used for access to fences, power lines, wind generators or communication towers, or

(e) a trail on which there is no vegetation except on a strip that, if present, can be straddled by a 4-wheel vehicle;

"highway" has the same meaning as in the Motor Vehicle Act;

"motor vehicle" means a device in, on or by which a person or thing is or may be transported or drawn, and which is designed to be self-propelled, including an electric bicycle, but not including any of the following:

(a) another device designed to be propelled by human, animal or wind power;

(b) a device used exclusively on stationary rails or tracks;

(c) a boat;

(d) an aircraft;

"motorcycle" has the same meaning as in the Motor Vehicle Act;

"M.U." or "management unit" means an area designated as a management unit by the Management Unit Regulation;

"related transportation activity" means the following activities related to hunting:

(a) transporting a hunter;

(b) transporting game;

(c) transporting equipment or supplies, including a firearm or bow, intended to be used for or in support of hunting;

"snowmobile" means a motor vehicle designed for travel primarily on snow or ice, that has one or more steering skis and that uses one or more endless tracks driven in contact with the ground.

(2) In this regulation,

(a) a reference to a specific map is a reference to the map listed in column 1 of Schedule 8, and

(b) a description set out opposite in column 2 of Schedule 8 is listed for ease of reference only.

(3) If a period specified in a schedule to this regulation ends on February 28, the period ends instead on February 29 if the year in which the period ends is a leap year.

Areas closed to motor vehicles

2   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 1, a person must not use or operate a motor vehicle in an area described in Schedule 1 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to hunting with motor vehicles

3   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 2, a person must not use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity in an area described in Schedule 2 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to ATVs, electric bicycles and snowmobiles

4   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 3, a person must not use or operate an ATV, electric bicycle or snowmobile in an area described in Schedule 3 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to hunting with ATVs, electric bicycles and snowmobiles

5   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 4, a person must not use or operate an ATV, electric bicycle or snowmobile for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity in an area described in Schedule 4 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to snowmobiles

6   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 5, a person must not use or operate a snowmobile in an area described in Schedule 5 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to hunting with snowmobiles

7   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 6, a person must not use or operate a snowmobile for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity in an area described in Schedule 6 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Areas closed to hunting with ATVs and electric bicycles

8   Unless permitted by section 9 or 10 or a section of Schedule 7, a person must not use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity in an area described in Schedule 7 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Exceptions for trapping furbearing animals

9   (1) A person who is authorized to trap under the Act may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of trapping furbearing animals in an area described in any of the following sections of Schedule 1 during the period specified in that schedule for the area:

(a) section 59 [Finlay River];

(b) section 60 [Upper Flathead];

(c) section 61 [Flathead River Eastside, Akamina Creek and Kishinena Peak];

(d) section 63 [Baribeau Creek];

(e) section 77 [Garnet Valley];

(f) section 86 [Clinton Creek];

(g) section 103 [Sanca Creek];

(h) section 104 [Leadville Creek];

(i) section 105 [Dutch Creek and Brewer Creek];

(j) section 133 [Sustut River, Johansen Lake and Moose Valley].

(2) A person who is authorized to trap under the Act may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of trapping furbearing animals in an area described in Schedule 2, 4, 6 or 7 during the period specified for the area in the applicable schedule.

Other exceptions

10   (1) A person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a highway in an area described in any of Schedules 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7, other than an area described in section 116 [Chilko River] of Schedule 1, during the period specified in the applicable schedule for the area.

(2) A person may, for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity or back country recreation, use or operate a snowmobile in an area described in Schedule 5 during the period specified in that schedule for the area.

Offences

11   A person who contravenes section 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 8 commits an offence.

Schedule 1

Areas Closed to Motor Vehicles

(Section 2)

Premier Ridge

1   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-21 outlined in red on Map No. 1-1/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on private property,

(b) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(c) during the period May 1 to December 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Spruce Lake

2   The closure is effective during the period June 1 to November 30, in any portion of M.U. 3-32 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-2/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Mutton Creek

3   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in red on Map No. 1-3/23.

McDougall Creek

4   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-4/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

North Galbraith Creek

5   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in red on Map No. 1-5/23.

Pickering Hills

6   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in red on Map No. 1-6/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period June 1 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Lac du Bois and Dewdrop

7   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-28 and 3-29 outlined in red on Map No. 1-7/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Junction

8   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-14 outlined in red on Map No. 1-8/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity, and

(b) during the period April 1 to November 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Osoyoos Oxbows

9   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-9/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Dutch Creek and Findlay Creek

10   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-26 outlined in red on Map No. 1-10/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period May 1 to November 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Sheep Mountain

11   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in red on Map No. 1-11/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

China Head Mountain

12   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-32 outlined in red on Map No. 1-12/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Nine Mile Ridge

13   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-32 outlined in red on Map No. 1-13/23.

Red Mountain and French Mountain

14   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-32 and 5-3 outlined in red on Map No. 1-14/23.

Hogback Mountain

15   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-32 outlined in red on Map No. 1-15/23.

Chauncey Creek and Todhunter Creek

16   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-16/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period June 16 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Powerplant

17   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in red on Map No. 1-17/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period May 1 to November 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Stoddart Creek

18   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in red on Map No. 1-18/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Columbia Lake

19   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in red on Map No. 1-19/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period May 1 to November 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Eureka Peak

20   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-15 outlined in red on Map No. 1-20/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile during the period December 1 to April 30.

Underdown Creek

21   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-21/23.

Goldie Creek

22   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-26 outlined in red on Map No. 1-22/23.

Grave Prairie

23   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-23/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on Lot 1, District Lot 2316, Kootenay District,

(b) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(c) during the period May 15 to September 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Bullmoose Mountain and Chamberlain Mountain

24   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U.s 7-21 and 7-22 outlined in red on Map No. 1-24/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Skaha Lake Eastside

25   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-9 outlined in red on Map No. 1-25/23.

Green Mountain Wildlife Management Area

26   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-5 outlined in red on Map No. 1-26/23.

Elizabeth Lake

27   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-3 outlined in red on Map No. 1-27/23.

Corbin Creek

28   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-28/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Knife Creek

29   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-2 outlined in red on Map No. 1-29/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Cherry Creek and Bummers Flats

30   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 4-20 and 4-21 outlined in red on Map No. 1-30/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Wigwam Flats, Mt. Broadwood and Sportsman Ridge

31   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-2 outlined in red on Map No. 1-31/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period June 15 to June 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map,

(c) during the period June 15 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in purple on that map, and

(d) during the periods November 11 to April 30 and June 1 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in orange on that map.

Galton Range

32   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-2 outlined in red on Map No. 1-32/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period September 1 to June 15 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(c) during the periods September 1 to October 21 and November 11 to June 15 on a road shown highlighted in orange on that map.

Linklater Creek

33   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-3 outlined in red on Map No. 1-33/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Weigert Creek

34   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-34/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period July 1 to August 31, a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(c) a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Upper Elk Valley and Fording River

35   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-35/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period July 1 to August 31, a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(c) a person may use or operate a snowmobile

(i) in any area other than an area shown hatched in purple on that map, and

(ii) during the period December 1 to April 30 on a trail shown highlighted in purple on that map.

Marsden Face

36   The closure is effective during the period December 1 to April 15 in any portion of M.U. 4-18 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-36/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Peace Alpine

37   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 7-19, 7-21, 7-31, 7-35, 7-36, 7-43, 7-53 and 7-57 outlined in red on Map No. 1-37a/23, Map No. 1-37b/23 and Map No. 1-37c/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on the trail shown highlighted in green on Map No. 1-37c/23, and

(b) during the period November 1 to April 30, a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Alexander Creek

38   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-38/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(ii) during the period June 16 to March 31 on a road shown highlighted in orange on that map, and

(iii) during the period December 1 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in purple or yellow on that map,

(b) during the period September 1 to November 30, a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(c) a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity in any area other than an area shown hatched in purple on that map.

Granby Wilderness

39   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 8-14 and 8-15 outlined in red on Map No. 1-39/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile during the period November 1 to May 31.

North Churn Creek

40   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-3 outlined in red on Map No. 1-40/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle, other than a snowmobile, for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity, and

(c) during the period December 1 to April 30, a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Corkscrew Creek

41   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-12 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 1-41/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for a commercial forestry purpose.

Miledge, Chappell and Lempriere Creeks

42   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-44 outlined in red on Map No. 1-42/23, except that, during the period December 1 to May 31, a person may use or operate a snowmobile

(a) on the trail shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(b) in the area outlined in dashed red on that map.

Willow Creek Conservation Area

43   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-43/23.

Parksville-Qualicum Beach Wildlife Management Area

44   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 1-5 and 1-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-44/23.

Skull Mountain

45   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to December 10 in any portion of M.U. 328 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-45/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Tsatia Mountain

46   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 6-20 outlined in red on Map No. 1-46/23.

Klastline Plateau

47   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 6-21 outlined in red on Map No. 1-47/23.

Level Mountain Block

48   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 6-22 and 6-26 outlined in red on Map No. 1-48/23.

Gnat Pass

49   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 6-19 outlined in red on Map No. 1-49/23.

Tanzilla River

50   The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 15 in any portion of M.U. 6-19 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-50/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle if the person accesses the area other than by a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) in any other case, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map and within 400 m of the midline of such a road.

Dease Lake

51   The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 15 in any portion of M.U. 6-23 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-51/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle if the person accesses the area other than by a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) in any other case, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map and within 400 m of the midline of such a road.

Hot Lakes, Cassiar, Adsit Lake, Midway Mine and One Ace Mountain

52   (1) The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 15 in any portion of M.U. 6-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-52/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle if the person accesses the area other than by a road shown highlighted in light or dark green on that map, and

(b) in any other case, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in light green on that map and within 400 m of the midline of such a road, and

(ii) on a road shown highlighted in dark green on that map and within 10 m of the midline of such a road.

Stoyoma Mountain

53   The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 30 in any portions of M.U.s 3-13 and 3-14 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-53/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Barnes Lake

54   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-23 outlined in red on Map No. 1-54/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Dewdrop-Rosseau Creek Wildlife Management Area

55   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-29 outlined in red on Map No. 1-55/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Wigwam River

56   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-2 outlined in red on Map No. 1-56/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Duncan River and Lardeau River

57   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-30 outlined in red on Map No. 1-57/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Turnagain River

58   The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 15 in any portion of M.U. 7-52 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-58/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle if the person accesses the area other than by a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) in any other case, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map and within 400 m of the midline of such a road.

Finlay River

59   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 7-38 to 7-40 outlined in red on Map No. 1-59/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on that portion of the industrial road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(ii) on any other industrial road for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Upper Flathead

60   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-60/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(ii) during the period December 1 to March 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(iii) during the periods December 1 to April 30 and June 1 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in orange on that map, and

(b) during the period November 1 to May 31, a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Flathead River Eastside, Akamina Creek and Kishinena Peak

61   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-61/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(ii) during the period June 7 to September 9 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(b) during the period November 1 to May 31, a person may use or operate a snowmobile on a road shown highlighted in purple on that map.

Texas Creek

62   The closure is effective during the period April 15 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 3-16 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-62/23, except that, during the period July 1 to November 30, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Baribeau Creek

63   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in red on Map No. 1-63/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Ashlu River

64   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-6 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-64/23.

Sims Creek

65   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-6 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-65/23.

Sloquet Creek

66   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-9 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-66/23.

Birkenhead River

67   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-67/23.

Meager Creek North

68   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-68/23.

Meager Creek South

69   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-69/23.

North Creek

70   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-70/23.

Phelix Creek

71   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-71/23.

Salal Creek

72   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-72/23.

Upper South Creek

73   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-73/23.

Haylmore Creek

74   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to June 15 in any portion of M.U. 3-16 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-74/23.

Ryan River

75   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 2-11 outlined in red on Map No. 1-75/23.

Buckworth Creek

76   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to June 1 in any portion of M.U. 4-7 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-76/23.

Garnet Valley

77   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-8 outlined in red on Map No. 1-77/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period May 1 to December 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Holt Creek

78   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-34 outlined in red on Map No. 1-78/23.

Lang Creek

79   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-34 outlined in red on Map No. 1-79/23, except that, during the period December 1 to March 31, a person may use or operate a snowmobile in the area hatched in purple on that map.

Crater Mountain

80   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-3 outlined in red on Map No. 1-80/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Placer Mountain

81   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 8-3 and 8-4 outlined in red on Map No. 1-81/23 except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Thompson, Cariboo and Okanagan Alpines

82   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of Regions 3, 5 and 8 outlined in red on Map No. 1-82/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Itcha Ilgachuz

83   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 5-12 and 5-13 outlined in red on Map No. 1-83/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(ii) for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity,

(b) during the period August 1 to August 31, a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle on a trail shown highlighted in purple on that map, and

(c) a person may use or operate a snowmobile

(i) on a trail shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(ii) during the period December 15 to April 30 on a trail shown highlighted in brown on that map.

Pitt-Addington Marsh Wildlife Management Area

84   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 2-8 outlined in red on Map No. 1-84/23.

Bert Brink Wildlife Management Area

85   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 2-4 and 2-8 outlined in red on Map No. 1-85/23.

Clinton Creek

86   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-31 outlined in red on Map No. 1-86/23.

Wycliffe Conservation Property

87   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in red on Map No. 1-87/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Hoodoos Conservation Property

88   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-26 outlined in red on Map No. 1-88/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period September 10 to November 30, a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Lazo Marsh-North East Comox Wildlife Management Area

89   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-89/23.

Tofino Mudflats Wildlife Management Area

90   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-8 outlined in red on Map No. 1-90/23.

Cluxewe Wildlife Management Area

91   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-13 outlined in red on Map No. 1-91/23.

Quatse Estuary Wildlife Management Area

92   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-13 outlined in red on Map No. 1-92/23.

Cowichan Estuary Conservation Area

93   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-4 outlined in red on Map No. 1-93/23.

Somenos Marsh Conservation Area

94   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-4 outlined in red on Map No. 1-94/23.

Nanaimo River Estuary Conservation Area

95   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-5 outlined in red on Map No. 1-95/23.

Buttertubs Marsh Conservation Area

96   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-5 outlined in red on Map No. 1-96/23.

Dudley Marsh Conservation Area

97   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-5 outlined in red on Map No. 1-97/23.

Coal Creek and Fanny Bay Conservation Area

98   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-98/23.

Millard Creek Conservation Area

99   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-99/23.

Salmon River Estuary Conservation Area

100   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 1-10 outlined in red on Map No. 1-100/23.

Cayoosh Mountain

101   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-16 outlined in red on Map No. 1-101/23.

Shulaps Mountain

102   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-32 outlined in red on Map No. 1-102/23.

Sanca Creek

103   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-103/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(ii) during the period June 16 to August 30 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Leadville Creek

104   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-6 outlined in red on Map No. 1-104/23, except that, during the period June 16 to August 30, a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Dutch Creek and Brewer Creek

105   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-26 outlined in red on Map No. 1-105/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period June 16 to October 15 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(c) during the periods June 16 to August 31 and December 1 to March 31 on a road shown highlighted in purple on that map.

Oliver Mountain

106   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-1 outlined in red on Map No. 1-106/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile for a purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Lillooet South Forest Service Road

107   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 15 and September 16 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 being the road shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 1-107/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Tenquille Creek

108   The closure is effective during the period July 15 to October 31 in any portion of M.U. 2-11 being the road shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 1-108/23.

Channel Road

109   The closure is effective during the periods March 15 to April 30 and August 15 to October 15 in any portion of M.U. 4-6 being the roads shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 1-109/23.

Telkwa Mountains

110   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 6-9 outlined in red on Map No. 1-110/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) during the period November 1 to April 30 in the area hatched in green on that map, and

(b) during the period December 15 to April 1 in the area hatched in purple on that map.

Joss, Tsuius and Mable Mountains

111   The closure is effective during the period May 1 to November 30 in any portions of M.U.s 8-23 and 8-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-111/23, except that a person may use or operate

(a) a motor vehicle on a forest service road, and

(b) a snowmobile.

Netalzul Mountain

112   The closure is effective during the period October 1 to April 30 in any portion of M.U. 6-8 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 1-112/23.

Trapper Mountain

113   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 7-21 being the roads shown highlighted in red on Map No. 1-113/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity.

Muskwa-Kechika Access Management Area

114   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 7-36, 7-42, 7-43, 7-50 to 7-52, 7-54 and 7-57 outlined in red on Map No. 1-114/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(i) within 10 m of the midline of a road shown highlighted in orange on that map,

(ii) within 400 m of the midline of a road shown highlighted in red on that map, and

(iii) on the land described as follows:

Commencing at the northeast corner of Block A, District Lot 2144, Land District 43; thence in a generally northwesterly direction along bearing 330°05'51" for a distance of approximately 6 178 m to the centreline of the Toad River; thence in a generally southwesterly direction along the centreline of the Toad River to the point of confluence of the Toad River and Wood Creek; thence in a generally southeasterly direction along bearing 137°03'13" for a distance of approximately 3 749 m to the height of land; thence in a generally southeasterly direction along bearing 119°33' 52" for a distance of approximately 3 175 m to the height of land; thence in a generally northeasterly direction along bearing 60°24'49" for a distance of approximately 2 450 m to the point of commencement,

(b) a person may use or operate an ATV weighing less than 750 kg or an electric bicycle within 10 m of the midline of a road or trail shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(c) during the period November 1 to April 15, a person may use or operate a snowmobile weighing less than 500 kg.

Klingzut Mountain

115   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 7-42, outlined in red on Map No. 1-115/23, except that a person may use or operate an ATV or electric bicycle within 400 m of the midline of the road shown highlighted in purple on that map.

Chilko River

116   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to October 31 in any portion of M.U. 5-5 being the highway shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 1-116/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle to access private property, and

(b) a member of the Tŝilhqot'in Nation may use or operate a motor vehicle to access Aboriginal title lands.

Lewis Creek

117   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-21 outlined in red on Map No. 1-117/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) on a road shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) on an industrial road used to access private property, and

(c) during the period June 1 to August 31 on a road shown highlighted in yellow on that map.

Sparks Lake

118   (1) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-28 to 3-30 outlined in red on Map No. 1-118/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

(2) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-28 to 3-30 shown hatched in purple on Map No. 1-118/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) during the period November 1 to March 31 on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period April 1 to October 31 on an existing road or trail.

Tremont Creek

119   (1) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-18 and 3-19 outlined in red on Map No. 1-119/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

(2) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-18 and 3-19 shown hatched in purple on Map No. 1-119/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle

(a) during the period November 1 to March 31 on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) during the period April 1 to October 31 on an existing road or trail.

Thomas Creek

120   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 8-1, 8-9 and 8-12 outlined in red on Map No. 1-120/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

Lytton Creek and George Road

121   (1) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-13, 3-14, 3-17 and 3-18 outlined in red on Map No. 1-121/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

(2) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-13, 3-14, 3-17 and 3-18 shown hatched in purple of Map No. 1-121/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

July Mountain

122   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-13 and 8-5 outlined in red on Map No. 1-122/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

White Rock Lake

123   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-12, 3-20 8-11 and 8-21 outlined in red on Map No. 1-123/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, other than the portion of Mowing Machine Forest Service Road shown highlighted in orange on that map.

McKay Creek

124   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-17 and 3-32 outlined in red on Map No. 1-124/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on an existing road or trail.

Sustut River, Johansen Lake and Moose Valley

125   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 6-18 outlined in red on Map No. 1-125/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate a motor vehicle on a road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Schedule 2

Areas Closed to Hunting with Motor Vehicles

(Section 3)

Valleau Creek

1   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-5 outlined in red on Map No. 2-1/23.

Iron Creek and Lime Creek

2   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-2/23.

Elk Creek

3   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-3/23.

Fenwick Creek

4   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-4/23.

Albert River

5   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-5/23.

Ice River and Beaverfoot River

6   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-35 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-6/23.

Quinn Creek

7   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-7/23.

Coyote Creek

8   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-21 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-8/23.

Blackfoot Creek

9   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-9/23.

Little Sand Creek

10   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-10/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Swanson, Haynes, Big Tower and Little Tower Creeks

11   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-11/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Burton Creek

12   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-12/23.

Pedley Creek

13   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-13/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Dewar Creek and Patrick Creek

14   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-14/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Nilksuka Creek

15   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-15/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Cross River

16   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-16/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on

(a) the road shown highlighted in green on that map, and

(b) the first 100 m of a road that branches off, or connects to, the road shown highlighted in green on that map, measured from the centre of the road shown highlighted in green.

Big Sand Creek

17   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-17/23.

Buhl Creek

18   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-18/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Bradford Creek

19   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-19/23.

Nine Mile Creek

20   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-20/23.

Tiger Creek

21   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-9 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-21/23.

Sproule Creek

22   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-18 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-22/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Barnes Creek

23   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-32 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-23/23.

Dry Creek

24   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-24/23.

Purcell Creek

25   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-3 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-25/23.

Grave Creek

26   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-26/23.

Madias Creek and Tatley Creek

27   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-25 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-27/23.

Skookumchuck Creek

28   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-28/23.

Copper Creek

29   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-20 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-29/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Lavington Creek

30   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-26 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-30/23.

Downie Creek

31   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-38 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-31/23.

McDermid Creek

32   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-22 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-32/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Lake Creek and Lardeau River

33   The closure is effective during the period October 20 to December 10 in any portion of M.U. 4-29 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-33/23.

Nusatsum-Noeick Forest Service Road

34   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-8 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-34/23.

Gaspard Creek-West Churn Creek Forest Service Road

35   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-3 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-35/23.

Gaspard Creek-Churn Creek Forest Service Road

36   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-3 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-36/23.

Spanish No-Name Lake Forest Service Road

37   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-15 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-37/23.

Crooked Lake Forest Service Road

38   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-15 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-38/23.

Upper Dean River Main Haul Road

39   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-12 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-39/23.

Battlement Ridge

40   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to October 31 in any portion of M.U. 5-4 being the road shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 2-40/23.

Derenzy Forest Service Road and South Ellis Creek

41   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 8-9 and 8-12 outlined in red on Map No. 2-41/23.

Beef Trail Creek

42   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-12 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-42/23.

Groundhog Creek

43   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-4 being the roads shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-43/23.

Malde Creek

44   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-9 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-44/23.

Rialto Creek

45   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-15 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-45/23.

Deer Creek Road

46   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-15 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-46/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

West Bullmoose Road

47   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U.s 7-21 and 7-22 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-47/23.

Tulameen Forest Service Road

48   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 8-5 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 2-48/23.

Greenstone Mountain Burn

49   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 3-19 outlined in red on Map No. 2-49/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Grohman Creek

50   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 4-18 outlined in red on Map No. 2-50/23.

Irishman Creek

51   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-5 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-51/23.

Mount Mahon, Manson Creek and Hawkins Creek

52   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-4 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-52/23.

Topaz Creek

53   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-7 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-53/23.

Morkill Forest Road

54   The closure is effective during the periods April 15 to June 30 and August 15 to November 30 in any portion of M.U.s 7-3 and 7-17 being the road shown highlighted in orange on Map No. 2-54/23.

Dog Creek

55   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-14 outlined in dashed red on Map 2-55/23.

White River and Bull River

56   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to June 30 in any portion of M.U.s 4-22 to 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-56/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Linklater Creek

57   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to November 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-3 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-57/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Lamb Creek

58   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to June 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-5 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-58/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Island Pond

59   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to June 30 in any portion of M.U. 4-21 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-59/23, except that a person may use or operate a motor vehicle for the purpose of hunting or a related transportation activity on a road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Middle Fork White River

60   The closure is effective during the periods April 1 to June 30 and September 1 to February 28 in any portion of M.U. 4-24 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 2-60/23.

Schedule 3

Areas Closed to ATVs, Electric Bicycles and Snowmobiles

(Section 4)

Galloping Hills

1   The closure is effective during the period June 1 to October 31 in any portion of M.U. 8-15 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 3-1/23.

South Nanaimo River

2   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to December 31 in any portion of M.U. 1-5 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 3-2/23.

Gaspard Creek and Churn Creek

3   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-3 outlined in red on Map No. 3-3/23, except that

(a) a person may use or operate an ATV, electric bicycle or snowmobile for a commercial purpose other than hunting or a related transportation activity, and

(b) during the period December 1 to May 1, a person may use or operate a snowmobile.

Schedule 4

Areas Closed to Hunting with ATVs, Electric Bicycles and Snowmobiles

(Section 5)

Taseko Lake and Chilko Lake

1   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 5-4 outlined in red on Map 4-1/23.

South Chilcotin and M.U. 5-14

2   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to November 30 between 4 a.m. and 10 a.m. in any portions of M.U.s 5-3 to 5-6 and 5-14 outlined in dashed red on Map 4-2/23.

North Chilcotin

3   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to November 30 in M.U.s 5-12 and 5-13 outlined in dashed red on Map 4-3/23.

Schedule 5

Areas Closed to Snowmobiles

(Section 6)

Hart Ranges

1   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 7-3 and 7-16 to 7-18 shown shaded in red on Map No. 51/23.

Upper Fraser/Quesnel Highland

2   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 5-2, 5-15 and 7-4 to 7-7 shown shaded in red on Map No. 5-2/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in green on that map.

Wells Gray/Thompson/Revelstoke/Shuswap

3   (1) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 3-35 to 3-37, 3-40 to 3-44, 4-39 and 7-2 shown shaded in red on Map No. 5-3/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile

(a) in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in green on that map,

(b) during the period November 1 to May 31 in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in blue on that map,

(c) during the period November 15 to April 15 in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in yellow on that map, and

(d) during the period December 1 to May 31 in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in purple on that map.

(2) The closure is effective during the period January 1 to April 15 in any portions of M.U.s 3-36, 4-38 and 4-39 shown shaded in orange on Map No. 5-3/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile in a 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in green on that map.

Central Kootenay

4   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 4-17, 4-28 to 4-31 and 4-33 shown shaded in red on Map No. 5-4/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile on a trail or road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Southeast Kootenay

5   The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 4-5 to 4-8, 4-19 and 4-20 shown shaded in red on Map No. 5-5/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile on a trail or road shown highlighted in green on that map.

Northern Rockies

6   (1) The closure is effective year-round in any portions of M.U.s 7-19, 7-21, 7-22, 7-23, 7-30 and 7-31 shown shaded in red on Map No. 5-6/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile in the 20 m wide corridor shown highlighted in green on that map.

(2) The closure is effective during the period January 15 to September 30 in any portion of M.U. 7-22 shown shaded in orange on Map No. 5-6/23.

Schedule 6

Areas Closed to Hunting with Snowmobiles

(Section 7)

Wells Gray

1   The closure is effective year-round in M.U.s 3-45 and 3-46 outlined in red on Map No. 6-1/23.

M.U. 3-28

2   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to December 14 in M.U. 3-28 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 6-2/23.

Kootenays

3   The closure is effective during the period April 1 to November 30 in M.U.s 4-1 to 4-9 and 4-14 to 4-40 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 6-3/23.

Skeena

4   The closure is effective year-round in M.U.s 6-4 to 6-6, 6-8, 6-9, 6-15 and 6-30 outlined in red on Map No. 6-4/23, except that a person may use or operate a snowmobile during the period December 16 to March 31 for the purpose of an activity that is a related transportation activity.

Omineca

5   The closure is effective during the period March 31 to November 30 in M.U.s 7-2 to 7-17, 7-23 to 7-30 and 7-37 to 7-39 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 6-5/23.

Kakwa Recreation Area

6   The closure is effective year-round in any portion of M.U. 7-18 being the road shown highlighted in red on Map No. 6-6/23.

Schedule 7

Areas Closed to Hunting with ATVs and Electric Bicycles

(Section 8)

M.U.s 7-38 and 7-39

1   The closure is effective year-round in M.U.s 7-38 and 7-39 outlined in red on Map No. 7-1/23.

Aylard Creek

2   The closure is effective during the period August 15 to October 30 in any portion of M.U. 7-36 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 7-2/23.

Omineca South

3   The closure is effective during the following periods in M.U.s 7-7 to 7-15 outlined in dashed red on Map No. 7-3/23:

(a) August 15 to August 31, between 4:30 a.m. and 8 a.m.;

(b) September 1 to September 30, between 5:30 a.m. and 9 a.m.;

(c) October 1 to November 15, between 6:30 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Elephant Hills

4   The closure is effective during the period September 1 to December 10 in the following areas outlined in dashed red on Map No. 7-4/23:

(a) in M.U.s 3-28 to 3-30, and

(b) in any portion of M.U. 3-17.

Schedule 8

Maps

(Section 1 (2))

ItemColumn 1
Map
Column 2
Description
1Map No. 1-1/23Premier Ridge
2Map No. 1-2/23Spruce Lake
3Map No. 1-3/23Mutton Creek
4Map No. 1-4/23McDougall Creek
5Map No. 1-5/23North Galbraith Creek
6Map No. 1-6/23Pickering Hills
7Map No. 1-7/23Lac du Bois and Dewdrop
8Map No. 1-8/23Junction
9Map No. 1-9/23Osoyoos Oxbows
10Map No. 1-10/23Dutch Creek and Findlay Creek
11Map No. 1-11/23Sheep Mountain
12Map No. 1-12/23China Head Mountain
13Map No. 1-13/23Nine Mile Ridge
14Map No. 1-14/23Red Mountain and French Mountain
15Map No. 1-15/23Hogback Mountain
16Map No. 1-16/23Chauncey Creek and Todhunter Creek
17Map No. 1-17/23Powerplant
18Map No. 1-18/23Stoddart Creek
19Map No. 1-19/23Columbia Lake
20Map No. 1-20/23Eureka Peak
21Map No. 1-21/23Underdown Creek
22Map No. 1-22/23Goldie Creek
23Map No. 1-23/23Grave Prairie
24Map No. 1-24/23Bullmoose Mountain and Chamberlain Mountain
25Map No. 1-25/23Skaha Lake Eastside
26Map No. 1-26/23Green Mountain Wildlife Management Area
27Map No. 1-27/23Elizabeth Lake
28Map No. 1-28/23Corbin Creek
29Map No. 1-29/23Knife Creek
30Map No. 1-30/23Cherry Creek and Bummers Flats
31Map No. 1-31/23Wigwam Flats, Mt. Broadwood and Sportsman Ridge
32Map No. 1-32/23Galton Range
33Map No. 1-33/23Linklater Creek
34Map No. 1-34/23Weigert Creek
35Map No. 1-35/23Upper Elk Valley and Fording River
36Map No. 1-36/23Marsden Face
37Map No. 1-37a/23Peace Alpine
38Map No. 1-37b/23Peace Alpine
39Map No. 1-37c/23Peace Alpine
40Map No. 1-38/23Alexander Creek
41Map No. 1-39/23Granby Wilderness
42Map No. 1-40/23North Churn Creek
43Map No. 1-41/23Corkscrew Creek
44Map No. 1-42/23Miledge, Chappell and Lempriere Creeks
45Map No. 1-43/23Willow Creek Conservation Area
46Map No. 1-44/23Parksville-Qualicum Beach Wildlife Management Area
47Map No. 1-45/23Skull Mountain
48Map No. 1-46/23Tsatia Mountain
49Map No. 1-47/23Klastline Plateau
50Map No. 1-48/23Level Mountain Block
51Map No. 1-49/23Gnat Pass
52Map No. 1-50/23Tanzilla River
53Map No. 1-51/23Dease Lake
54Map No. 1-52/23Hot Lakes, Cassiar, Adsit Lake, Midway Mine and One Ace Mountain
55Map No. 1-53/23Stoyoma Mountain
56Map No. 1-54/23Barnes Lake
57Map No. 1-55/23Dewdrop-Rosseau Creek Wildlife Management Area
58Map No. 1-56/23Wigwam River
59Map No. 1-57/23Duncan River and Lardeau River
60Map No. 1-58/23Turnagain River
61Map No. 1-59/23Finlay River
62Map No. 1-60/23Upper Flathead
63Map No. 1-61/23Flathead River Eastside, Akamina Creek and Kishinena Peak
64Map No. 1-62/23Texas Creek
65Map No. 1-63/23Baribeau Creek
66Map No. 1-64/23Ashlu River
67Map No. 1-65/23Sims Creek
68Map No. 1-66/23Sloquet Creek
69Map No. 1-67/23Birkenhead River
70Map No. 1-68/23Meager Creek North
71Map No. 1-69/23Meager Creek South
72Map No. 1-70/23North Creek
73Map No. 1-71/23Phelix Creek
74Map No. 1-72/23Salal Creek
75Map No. 1-73/23Upper South Creek
76Map No. 1-74/23Haylmore Creek
77Map No. 1-75/23Ryan River
78Map No. 1-76/23Buckworth Creek
79Map No. 1-77/23Garnet Valley
80Map No. 1-78/23Holt Creek
81Map No. 1-79/23Lang Creek
82Map No. 1-80/23Crater Mountain
83Map No. 1-81/23Placer Mountain
84Map No. 1-82/23Thompson, Cariboo and Okanagan Alpines
85Map No. 1-83/23Itcha Ilgachuz
86Map No. 1-84/23Pitt-Addington Marsh Wildlife Management Area
87Map No. 1-85/23Bert Brink Wildlife Management Area
88Map No. 1-86/23Clinton Creek
89Map No. 1-87/23Wycliffe Conservation Property
90Map No. 1-88/23Hoodoos Conservation Property
91Map No. 1-89/23Lazo Marsh-North East Comox Wildlife Management Area
92Map No. 1-90/23Tofino Mudflats Wildlife Management Area
93Map No. 1-91/23Cluxewe Wildlife Management Area
94Map No. 1-92/23Quatse Estuary Wildlife Management Area
95Map No. 1-93/23Cowichan Estuary Conservation Area
96Map No. 1-94/23Somenos Marsh Conservation Area
97Map No. 1-95/23Nanaimo River Estuary Conservation Area
98Map No. 1-96/23Buttertubs Marsh Conservation Area
99Map No. 1-97/23Dudley Marsh Conservation Area
100Map No. 1-98/23Coal Creek and Fanny Bay Conservation Area
101Map No. 1-99/23Millard Creek Conservation Area
102Map No. 1-100/23Salmon River Estuary Conservation Area
103Map No. 1-101/23Cayoosh Mountain
104Map No. 1-102/23Shulaps Mountain
105Map No. 1-103/23Sanca Creek
106Map No. 1-104/23Leadville Creek
107Map No. 1-105/23Dutch Creek and Brewer Creek
108Map No. 1-106/23Oliver Mountain
109Map No. 1-107/23Lillooet South Forest Service Road
110Map No. 1-108/23Tenquille Creek
111Map No. 1-109/23Channel Road
112Map No. 1-110/23Telkwa Mountains
113Map No. 1-111/23Joss, Tsuius and Mable Mountains
114Map No. 1-112/23Netalzul Mountain
115Map No. 1-113/23Trapper Mountain
116Map No. 1-114/23Muskwa-Kechika Access Management Area
117Map No. 1-115/23Klingzut Mountain
118Map No. 1-116/23Chilko River
119Map No. 1-117/23Lewis Creek
120Map No. 1-118/23Sparks Lake
121Map No. 1-119/23Tremont Creek
122Map No. 1-120/23Thomas Creek
123Map No. 1-121/23Lytton Creek and George Road
124Map No. 1-122/23July Mountain
125Map No. 1-123/23White Rock Lake
126Map No. 1-124/23McKay Creek
127Map No. 1-125/23Sustut River, Johansen Lake and Moose Valley
128Map No. 2-1/23Valleau Creek
129Map No. 2-2/23Iron Creek and Lime Creek
130Map No. 2-3/23Elk Creek
131Map No. 2-4/23Fenwick Creek
132Map No. 2-5/23Albert River
133Map No. 2-6/23Ice River and Beaverfoot River
134Map No. 2-7/23Quinn Creek
135Map No. 2-8/23Coyote Creek
136Map No. 2-9/23Blackfoot Creek
137Map No. 2-10/23Little Sand Creek
138Map No. 2-11/23Swanson, Haynes, Big Tower and Little Tower Creeks
139Map No. 2-12/23Burton Creek
140Map No. 2-13/23Pedley Creek
141Map No. 2-14/23Dewar Creek and Patrick Creek
142Map No. 2-15/23Nilksuka Creek
143Map No. 2-16/23Cross River
144Map No. 2-17/23Big Sand Creek
145Map No. 2-18/23Buhl Creek
146Map No. 2-19/23Bradford Creek
147Map No. 2-20/23Nine Mile Creek
148Map No. 2-21/23Tiger Creek
149Map No. 2-22/23Sproule Creek
150Map No. 2-23/23Barnes Creek
151Map No. 2-24/23Dry Creek
152Map No. 2-25/23Purcell Creek
153Map No. 2-26/23Grave Creek
154Map No. 2-27/23Madias Creek and Tatley Creek
155Map No. 2-28/23Skookumchuck Creek
156Map No. 2-29/23Copper Creek
157Map No. 2-30/23Lavington Creek
158Map No. 2-31/23Downie Creek
159Map No. 2-32/23McDermid Creek
160Map No. 2-33/23Lake Creek and Lardeau River
161Map No. 2-34/23Nusatsum-Noeick Forest Service Road
162Map No. 2-35/23Gaspard Creek-West Churn Creek Forest Service Road
163Map No. 2-36/23Gaspard Creek-Churn Creek Forest Service Road
164Map No. 2-37/23Spanish No-Name Lake Forest Service Road
165Map No. 2-38/23Crooked Lake Forest Service Road
166Map No. 2-39/23Upper Dean River Main Haul Road
167Map No. 2-40/23Battlement Ridge
168Map No. 2-41/23Derenzy Forest Service Road and South Ellis Creek
169Map No. 2-42/23Beef Trail Creek
170Map No. 2-43/23Groundhog Creek
171Map No. 2-44/23Malde Creek
172Map No. 2-45/23Rialto Creek
173Map No. 2-46/23Deer Creek Road
174Map No. 2-47/23West Bullmoose Road
175Map No. 2-48/23Tulameen Forest Service Road
176Map No. 2-49/23Greenstone Mountain Burn
177Map No. 2-50/23Grohman Creek
178Map No. 2-51/23Irishman Creek
179Map No. 2-52/23Mount Mahon, Manson Creek and Hawkins Creek
180Map No. 2-53/23Topaz Creek
181Map No. 2-54/23Morkill Forest Road
182Map No. 2-55/23Dog Creek
183Map No. 2-56/23White River and Bull River
184Map No. 2-57/23Linklater Creek
185Map No. 2-58/23Lamb Creek
186Map No. 2-59/23Island Pond
187Map No. 2-60/23Middle Fork White River
188Map No. 3-1/23Galloping Hills
189Map No. 3-2/23South Nanaimo River
190Map No. 3-3/23Gaspard Creek and Churn Creek
191Map No. 4-1/23Taseko Lake and Chilko Lake
192Map No. 4-2/23South Chilcotin and M.U. 5-14
193Map No. 4-3/23North Chilcotin
194Map No. 5-1/23Hart Ranges
195Map No. 5-2/23Upper Fraser/Quesnel Highland
196Map No. 5-3/23Wells Gray/Thompson/Revelstoke/Shuswap
197Map No. 5-4/23Central Kootenay
198Map No. 5-5/23Southeast Kootenay
199Map No. 5-6/23Northern Rockies
200Map No. 6-1/23Wells Gray
201Map No. 6-2/23M.U. 3-28
202Map No. 6-3/23Kootenays
203Map No. 6-4/23Skeena
204Map No. 6-5/23Omineca
205Map No. 6-6/23Kakwa Recreation Area
206Map No. 7-1/23M.U.s 7-38 and 7-39
207Map No. 7-2/23Aylard Creek
208Map No. 7-3/23Omineca South
209Map No. 7-4/23Elephant Hills

[Provisions relevant to the enactment of this regulation: Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488, ss. 108 and 109.]