Check conditions before travelling.
While Revelstoke is currently not threatened by British Columbia's wildfires, there has been smoke in the area, which can impact your experience. Additionally, there are some closures and recommendations with respect to backcountry travel in force, so please take the time to educate yourself before heading out adventuring.
A campfire ban is in effect in Revelstoke and throughout most of BC.
BC Wildfire App
The new BC Wildfire App is a necessary addition to your app collection, with real-time alerts, orders and conditions related to active wildfires across BC. There’s also an interactive map that users can customize to display a variety of fire-related data. Download it free from the App Store and Google Play.
- Smoke conditions across the province can change hourly. Check IQ Air for updates on Revelstoke's air quality.
Revelstoke Mountain Resort Webcams
BC Wildfire Service
PARKS AND RECREATION SITES (WARNINGS AND CLOSURES)
- National Parks: Bulletins for Mount Revelstoke National Park and Glacier National Park. You can also subscribe to the Mount Revelstoke and Glacier fire information mailing list.
- BC Parks: Information regarding Provincial campgrounds and park closures, including parks affected by BC wildfires and parks affected by freshet/flooding
- Recreation Sites and Trails: Alerts, closures, and warnings regarding BC’s rustic campsites and recreational trails.
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Things to Do Indoors
When the skies are smoky, it's best to try to minimize outdoor exertion. We've put together a list of the best indoor activities in Revelstoke so you can continue your adventure!Revelstoke's Best Indoor Activities