Cheakamus Community Forest Map and Harvest Plans

Cheakamus Community Forest Map and Harvest Plans The Cheakamus Community Forest encompasses more than 30,000 hectares of land surrounding Whistler, BC. Below is a map of the Cheakamus Community Forest.

In 2010, the first of the Cheakamus Community Forest timber was harvested. In 2011, approximately 18,000 m3 were harvested. For 2012, four areas were proposed but due to market conditions, only one site was harvested of approximately 7,000 m3.

To see where the timber is proposed to be harvested in 2013, please click on one the map links below.

Click here for harvesting plans from previous years.

Maps and Information About 2014 Harvest Sites:

Rainbow04 (R04 on Compartment Area Key Map), 1042m3, mature forest, 2 openings of 2.6ha and 1.0ha, low retention.

Rainbow04 2014

Brew02 (B02 on Key Map), 1100m3, mature forest, 1 opening of 4.2ha, low retention

Brew02 Harvesting Plan Map 2014

Brew01 (B01 on Key Map), 3850m3, Old forest, 4 openings ranging from 1.1 to 4.4ha, low and moderate retention (single entry).

Brew01 Harvesting Plan Map 2014

CMA-A01  6496m3, old forest, 6 openings ranging from 1.6 to 10.9ha, variable retention with internal reserve timber and future harvest potential.

CMA-A01 Harvesting Plan Map 2014

CMA-A01 (Strip cable logging)  3300m3, old forest, logging 4 strips at 1.5ha each between Branch E5 and Forester’s Main road.

CMA-A01 Strip Cable Logging

Wedge02 ((W02 on Key Map)  2068m3, mature and old forest, 2 openings of 6.2ha and 4.8ha. Moderate and high retention.

Wedge02 Harvesting Plan Map 2014

Wedge08 (W08 on Key Map)  4840m3, mature forest, rights of way and various clearing for Independent Power  Project.

Wedge08 Harvesting Plan Map 2014

Powder07 (Po7 on Key Map)  Road Construction in preparation for 2015 logging. Will provide access to 10 openings ranging from 1.6 to 6.8ha. Low retention, single entry; and moderate patch retention with 2 pass entry.

Powder07 Dority Main

Powder07 Dority Main Map 2

Powder07 Dority Main Map 3

Maps and Information About 2013 Harvest Sites:

Fee03 (F03 on Harvesting Location Map), 7882 m3, (25 openings ranging from 0.1 to 1.4 hectares (ha), low retention, multiple entry shelterwood)

Fee03 Harvesting Plan Map April 2013

Brew03 (B03 on Harvesting Location Map), 5635 m3, 7 openings ranging from 0.5 to 5.1 hectares, Low retention with moderate to high retention in Riparian Management Zones, single entry)

Brew03 Harvesting Map April 2013

Powder07 (P07 on Harvesting Location Map), Road construction in 2013, harvesting in 2014

Powder07 Planning Map

Rainbow04 (R04 on Harvesting Location Map), 1880 m3, 3 openings ranging from 1.0 to 4.2 hectares, wildfire management focus

Rainbow05 Harvesting Plan Map April 2013

Wedge Creek (Wedge02 on Harvesting Location Map) 1,235 m3, Access 5 ha of second growth areas with ground based equipment above powerline along existing access and construct branch roads for future cable harvesting.

Wedge02 Harvesting Plan Map April 2013

Callaghan Cultural Management Area A01 (CMA-A01 on Harvesting Location Map) 6,759 m3, Mid elevation ridge above old timber licence area, borders Cultural Management Area.

Callaghan CMA – A01 Harvesting Plan Map April 2013

2013 Small Scale Logging & Salvage Plans

Powder01 (P01) 785 m3, Complete access loop trail and recover volume to offset and construct permanent culvert. Mature forest, partially harvested in 1920s.

Powder01 Small Scale Logging April 2013

Wedge01 (W01) 600 m3, Two areas (0.6 ha and 1.5 ha) left from 2011 harvest will be made available for high retention harvesting.

Wedge01 Small Scale Harvesting April 2013

 Brew02 (B02) 250m3, Salvage shake and shingle from previously harvesting areas.

Brew02 Small Scale Salvage April 2013

Road and Bridge Atlas Map 2013

Road locations and responsibilities.

CCF Road Atlas and Bridge Map 2013-03-11

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