THE EVACUATION ALERT NOW INCLUDES Lake Okanagan Resort
Please check on Central Okanagan emergency operation website for further updates
Evacuation orders have now been issued for 68 properties as a result of the McDougall Creek wildfire.
The properties affected by the order put in place by the Emergency Operations Centre include properties accessed off of Bear Creek Road to the north of Parkinson Road but not including Parkinson Road itself.
Rose Valley Road
1045 Bear Creek Road
2740 Smith Creek Road
2850 Dixie Road
1075 Bear Creek Road
495 Bear Creek Road
525 Bear Creek Road
551 Bear Creek Road
573 Bear Creek Road
611 Bear Creek Road
674 Bear Creek Road
724 Bear Creek Road
779 Bear Creek Road
875 Bear Creek Road
944 Bear Creek Road
The evacuation alert imposed Wednesday evening has also been expanded to include areas north of Traders Cover up to, and including Caesars Landing.
More than 5,700 properties are now on evacuation alert. Click here for a map of the area affected.
Bear Creek Provincial Park also remains under an evacuation alert. Campers are advised to be ready to leave the area. Recreation areas within West Kelowna and the Central Okanagan West Electoral Area are under an evacuation order.
Evacuees should register online or attend the information centre at Royal LePage Place on Cameron Road in West Kelowna.
A local state of emergency has also been issued for the City of West Kelowna, Westbank First Nation and the west electoral area.
The L.O.R Experience
From the classic studios to deluxe three-bedroom suites to a full family villa, lake Okanagan resort offers the perfect solution for all your needs. All suites include complete gourmet kitchen facilities, walk-out balconies, and an amazing view of the lake, forest, or parkland. Make yourself at home, we have room for every taste and budget.
A truly romantic destination for dream weddings and honeymoons, whether you choose to host your ceremony in the spacious, lush green golf course under the vast blue sky or exchange vows in our private lakeshore pointe, or bring your family out to the lake for a lake-center ride, we have it all for you. Seasonal events such as music concerts or movie nights take place in the clubhouse, grab your refreshments, and indulge in this captivating gleeful atmosphere.
Ask us about our upcoming development projects, a lot more to come when it comes to building a brand new community on the West side!