Motorized Vehicle Closure of South Dike at Duck Lake

Due to the semi-annual Northern Leopard Frog migration the south dike at Duck Lake is now closed to motorized vehicle traffic. Northern Leopard Frogs are federally listed as an endangered species in the province of BC.   In 2018, after voluntary road closures were not successful at reducing road mortality, the semi-annual Motorized Vehicle Access Restriction […]

UPDATE: August 18 2021 “Wildlife Wander” trail re-opened

UPDATE:  August 18 2021    “Wildlife Wander” trail re-opened The “Wildlife Wander” trail that was closed July 9th has now been re-opened as no recent grizzly bear activity has been observed. Please remember this is a wildlife management area and always remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings when enjoying the CVWMA trails. Trail Closed – […]

Admin Office closed July 1st – 13th

JUNE 30, 2021 PLEASE NOTE: the CVWMA Administration Office will be closed from July 1st to July 13th and will re-open on Wednesday, July 14th for regular business hours. Permits and information can be obtained on our website at crestonwildlife.ca Individual staff contact/messages can be made by dialing our office phone at (250) 402-6900 and […]

Vehicle Access Closure at Duck Lake South Dike February 23, 2021

Duck Lake Vehicle Access Closed. Due to the warmer and fluctuating temperatures we’re experiencing, we have closed the gate at the south end of Duck Lake to preserve the integrity of the dike. We will monitor and re-open when the dike conditions become suitable again. Please note that the vehicle access closure for the conservation […]

The access to Duck Lake from Channel Road is now Open!

Thank you Environment and Climate Change Canada! In partnership with Duck Unlimited Canada, with funding from Environment and Climate Change Canada – Community Nominated Priority Places for Species at Risk Program, we just completed a water control upgrade at the south end of Duck Lake. The project started on October 15th with a fish and amphibian […]

Notice to Duck Lake Users

The Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area and Ducks Unlimited Canada will be installing a new water control through the dike at the south end of Duck Lake, adjacent to the existing pumphouse. The construction is scheduled for October 13 to 30th and foot and vehicle will be temporarily inaccessible at that location during that period. […]

Motorized Vehicle Closure of South Dike at Duck Lake

Please note the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development has approved the following Motorized Access Restrictions on the CVWMA at the south dike of Duck Lake. The regulation can be viewed in the 2018-2020 Hunting and Trapping Regulations Synopsis, MU 4-6, page 48. Please contact your regional office with any questions.Cranbrook: […]