Recreational fires (small campfires and beach fires) are permitted in the City of Campbell River as of noon on September 10, 2021.
A recreational fire means the burning of wood for recreational purposes in a permanent outdoor fireplace, barbecue or fire pit not larger than 60 centimeters (24 inches) in diameter that is designed and constructed to confine the fire and is suitable for such a purpose, or within a fully enclosed burner or similar device. Recreational fires shall include fires used for the purposes of cooking food and the provision of heat.
See the additional resources below for more information.
Always check local and Provincial fire restrictions before lighting any fire. For Provincial fire bans and restrictions, information on campfires, and open burning in BC, visit:
For more information on Open Burning in the City of Campbell River, visit Open Burning Permits.