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Campaign: Support increased funding for BC Parks

Sample letter (PDF) To ensure the B.C. Government is aware of the public's support for increasing funding to BC Parks, we encourage people to send a letter to their local MLA and/or the Premier. We have drafted a sample letter which you can download and edit or you can use the petition letter below which will be sent directly to the Premier.  Click here for some [...]

2020-05-02T03:31:54-07:00August 27th, 2016|Advocacy|0 Comments

Time to show what a lack of funding has done to our parks

CDMC members don't want to see snowmobiles in Strathcona! But that takes enforcement which takes dollars! Have you visited our provincial parks lately and noticed any of the following? - Broken, missing or vandalized signage - Missing or damaged trail markers - Trail braiding, exposed roots, broken or missing boardwalk slats - Bridges in need of repair or closed due to damage - Poorly maintained campground [...]

2020-05-02T03:33:00-07:00July 14th, 2016|Advocacy|0 Comments

2016 Member Club Grants

During the FMCBC’s AGM in Vancouver on May 28th, the Member Club Grant Committee presented awards to this year’s grant recipients. Congratulations to the following FMCBC Member Clubs who will be using these funds to further their trail projects this year: The Vancouver Rock Climbing Group was awarded $800 towards their Climb and Conquer Summer Leadership Camp (read more about it here). The BC Mountaineering Club was awarded [...]

2020-05-02T15:23:53-07:00June 21st, 2016|Member Club Grant, Member Club Grant Awards|0 Comments

FMCBC AGM 2016

The group during a brief break in the deluge. The FMCBC held its Annual General Meeting May 27-29 in Vancouver with representatives attending from as far away as Prince George and Smithers. The BC Mountaineering Club (BCMC) hosted the weekend, coordinating billets for our out-of-town members and providing plenty of opportunities to learn, socialize, and of course get outdoors. Judith Robertson of the Caledonia Ramblers [...]

2020-05-02T03:33:44-07:00June 10th, 2016|FMCBC News|1 Comment

Member Club Profile: The FMCBC welcomes the Powell River Parks and Wilderness Society

Photo credit: Jeremy Williams, Eagle Eye Cinema Our membership is growing again, and we couldn’t be more pleased to welcome two new clubs to the FMCBC this spring: The Powell River Parks and Wilderness Society (PR-PAWS) and the Skaha Bluffs Park Watch Society. We’re going to focus on the former for now, but you’ll hear more about the latter soon! Established in 1992 to protect threatened [...]

2020-04-24T04:19:02-07:00May 25th, 2016|Member News|0 Comments
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