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This website lets you book and list campsites on private property across B.C.

This website lets you book and list campsites on private property across B.C.

Campertunity aims to provide “a solution” to the problems associated with too many campers and not enough campsites. 
Bear rips Squamish camper's tent to get at unsecured food

Bear rips Squamish camper's tent to get at unsecured food

The camper was evicted and hit with a $230 ticket
‘Hundreds’ of hikers not prepared for snow, North Shore Rescue warns

‘Hundreds’ of hikers not prepared for snow, North Shore Rescue warns

Popular mountain trails are being overrun with people who aren’t prepared for the winter conditions they find at the top
This GoFundMe campaign is supporting a Vancouver activist working to make the outdoors more inclusive

This GoFundMe campaign is supporting a Vancouver activist working to make the outdoors more inclusive

“While everyone is catching up on diversity and inclusion these days, Judy has been advocating it for years, putting herself out to a lot of racist or just ignorant pushback. Can not recover all the energy put into that. But we can try to make sure Judy is heard now.”
Year of the staycation is a boon for B.C.'s outdoor equipment industry

Year of the staycation is a boon for B.C.'s outdoor equipment industry

Ban on non-essential travel in B.C. fires up sales of bikes, camping and hunting gear
Tubing on this popular B.C. river gets the 'OK' to go ahead this summer

Tubing on this popular B.C. river gets the 'OK' to go ahead this summer

The Town of Lake Cowichan reversed the decision it made last month to restrict the popular activity.
Vancouver Island's Pacific Rim park set to reopen, but Tofino mayor would still like visitors to stay away

Vancouver Island's Pacific Rim park set to reopen, but Tofino mayor would still like visitors to stay away

"The park, of course, will be ready to welcome visitors from farther afield once the provincial health officials give the go-ahead.”
Despite hiccup, record reservations for B.C. campgrounds

Despite hiccup, record reservations for B.C. campgrounds

A record 50,479 bookings were made the day reservations opened up
Massive new ski resort proposed for B.C. interior community

Massive new ski resort proposed for B.C. interior community

B.C. could soon get a new “world-class, all-season, backcountry-oriented mountain destination"
B.C. government says sorry as camping reservation system overwhelmed

B.C. government says sorry as camping reservation system overwhelmed

The ministry thanks all those who tried to book a site for their patience and apologizes to those who were unable to access the system.