Evacuation Alert: Forest Grove & 100 Mile House fringe area. Issued by Cariboo Regional District. July 15, 2017

An Evacuation Alert has been issued by Cariboo Regional District for Forest Grove & 100 Mile House fringe areas

This Evacuation Alert is for the following areas:

  • East of Highway 97 from 100 Mile House to Lac La HacheEast along Timothy Lake Road to the Southern boundary of School House Lake Provincial Park, East to and including the community of Eagle Creek, South to Hathaway Lake including Canim Lake and Drewery Lake, and West to 100 Mile House. Hathaway Lake is excluded from this alert

The above Evacuation Alert has been expanded to include the following areas:

  • East of the existing Forest Grove/100 Mile House Fringe North evacuation alert to the east boundary of Electoral Area H and north to the south side of Canim Lake and the south side of Mahood Lake.
  • Part of Electoral Area G from the East side of Highway 97 to the west boundary of Electoral Area L from the south side of 100 Mile House to the south boundary of the Cariboo Regional District.
  • All of Electoral Area L

An updated map is available at this link and a searchable map of all Cariboo Regional District Evacuation Orders & Alerts 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.