Burrell Creek West FSR For ATV Riding
The 51st most popular all terrain vehicle trail in British Columbia.
Thursday 18 August 2016 05:00 GMT
Southeast of Kelowna near Grand Forks, the Burrell Creek West FSR is an old logging road open to ATV riding. The road starts off wide, and then continues to narrow until it becomes a shelf-road, with sections that have sloughed away. There may be deadfall across the road.
The road is signed Burrell Creek West FSR, but in the Backroad Mapbook, it is known as Union Mine Road.
This route connects up the the Gloucester - Union Mine FSR, so a loop is possible.
Keep an eye out for the numerous black bears.
Note: As of August 2008, the Ministry of Forests Regulations require all ATV drivers to be at least 16 years of age and have a valid drivers license to ride on Forest Service Roads. In addition, the ATV must have valid third-party liability insurance, which is typically around $120 per year. The Conservation Officers will issue a $600 ticket if you do not have proof of insurance.
Overall, Burrell Creek West FSR is the 51st most popular ATV riding trail of all 61 ATV trails in British Columbia. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Burrell Creek West FSR including Gloucester Creek FSR and Gloucester - Union Mine FSR.