Effective as of noon today until further notice, campfires and other types of open fires within the municipality of Smithers are prohibited.
This ban does not restrict fires in cooking stoves using gas propane or briquettes.
The camp fire and open fire ban is in effect to protect lives and to limit the risk of person-caused fires.
If you have any questions regarding this notice, please contact Smithers Fire Rescue at (250) 847-2015.
To report a fire, please call 911.
Released by the Town of Smithers.