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Travel Advisories

Travel Advisories

As a first step in planning your trip to Ucluelet, it’s a good idea to check for travel advisories, including active firebans and backroad camping advisories.

Please be advised that as of May 18th, 2023 the Coastal Fire Centre has prohibited Category 2 (back yard) and Category 3 (industrial) open fire. The following activities are also prohibited:

• Fireworks;
• Sky Lanterns;
• Binary Exploding Targets;
• Burn Barrels or Burn Cages of any size or description; and,
• Air Curtain Burners.

Please see link below for more details:

Ucluelet Outdoor Burning Bylaw.

To report a wildfire, unattended campfire, or open burning violation, call 1 800 663-5555 toll-free or *5555 on a cell phone.



Before coming to Ucluelet please make sure you’ve booked your accommodations/campsites in advance so you can make the most out of your time in the West Coast. Avoid backroad camping to help us keep the community and forest safe. Thank you!

Find News Release on backroad camping here.

As you plan your trip to the coast, from time to time things happen along the journey. With the chance of un-precedented winter conditions, always refer to the Drive BC events page for the latest updates on road conditions.

Please use following links for more information on the location and status of EV charging stations:

Pacific Rim Visitor Center – DC Fast Electric Car Charging – 2791 BC-4, Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0, Canada – Park – PlugShare

Find every public charging station for electric cars | ChargeHub

If you have any further questions, contact Vancouver Island Community Relations

Please be advised that as a cautionary measure, a Boil Water Advisory is in effect until further notice for the washroom facilities at the Wickaninnish Day Use area of Pacific Rim National Park Reserve.