Evacuation Order: Big Creek area. Issued by the Cariboo Regional District. July 15, 2017

Due to the threat of wildfire, the Cariboo Regional District has issued an Evacuation Order for the following area:

The Evacuation Order is in effect for the following areas:

  • From McDermott Creek east to the Fraser River, North to the existing Alexis Creek evacuation Order area and west to the existing evacuation order at Fletcher Lake.
  • Includes Rushes Lake, Big Creek, Mons Lake, Sky Ranch Road, Rocky Lake FSR, Ground Hog Creek FSR, Mud Creek FSR, Farwell Canyon Road (2000 Road), Farwell Canyon, Gaspard Creek FSR, 2000 Road and Mons Creek.

A map of the affected area is available at this link.

Further updates can be found on the Cariboo Regional District Emergency Operations Centre website, Twitter feed or Facebook page.

More information on this wildfire is available on the BCWildfire website, Twitter feed or Facebook page.

Information on roads and highways can be found on DriveBC’s website and Twitter feed.