Coast Range Contracting Ltd.

2017 Project Information: Melissa Morrison Camp

BCTS Kamloops / BCTS Ft. St. James / Silvicon-Burns Lake

Last Updated: Feb 20, 2017


Start-Up Schedule:
Melissa Morrison Camp 2017
Meeting Date & Time :

April 27 at 1 pm
Aberdeen Mall,
1320 Trans-Canada Hwy
Kamloops, BC
Google Map to Aberdeen Mall

First Camp Meal:
BBQ Dinner on Sunday, April 23 at 6 pm
Start Planting:
Monday, April 24
BCTS Kamloops / BCTS Ft. St. James / Silvicon—Burns Lake
Crew Bosses:
Dan Ihnatowyzc / Isabelle Gosselin / Cam Horack / Max Patzelt / Vanessa Murphy / Paddy Travers (6-pack)
Deliverer: TBA
Safety Officer:

Océanne Borque

Quality Checkers:
Andrew Campbell
Head Cooks: Alex Brown
Assistant Cooks: Samantha Brearly
Estimated Start & Finish Date:
April 24 - June 30
4 days on 1 day off
Crew cab, ATV
71 planters (6 full crews, one 6-pack)
Camp Location:

Bush Camp #1  2892 Barriere Lakes Road
Bush Camp # 2 Logan Lake

Bush Camp # 3 Ft. St. James 

Bush Camp # 4 Burns Lake
Camp Costs:
$25 + GST for Bush Camp / $18 + GST for Motels
Mandatory Equipment Required
by all planters on this project:
  • 3-Season Tent
  • Hiking boots in good shape with deep tread soles and good ankle support (No running shoes or light-weight hikers!)
  • Caulk Boots are highly recommended. There will be some blocks with steeper slopes and heavier slash where Caulk Boots will be needed.
  • 2 Silvi-cool Sacs
  • Planting Bags
  • Planting Shovel (blade must be at least 20 cm long--NO EXCEPTIONS)
  • 5 Litre Water Jug
  • Thermal Coffee Mug
  • Supply of all-weather clothing (rain gear, toque, gloves, warm jacket, sweaters, etc)
  • Work clothes must be in reasonable condition
  • Weather-proof bag for the block
  • Watch (know what time it is on the block)
  • Notebook to keep track of your own tallies
  • Warm Sleeping Bag & Thermal Mattress (nights can get very cold)
  • Please note that dogs are welcome, but any aggression against humans will not be tolerated
  • NOTE: POLICY CHANGE: PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN Mug, Cup, Plate, Bowl &,Cutlery and take responsibility for their cleanliness. The comunal system has been deemed unhygienic.
  • Reminder: Blocks will be assessed for whips and brush that may present an eye hazard. Some blocks will require the use of protective eyewear. You can use your own wrap-around style sunglasses, or Coast Range will supply you with CSA approved safety glasses.We strongly suggest bringing your own that you know are comfortable.
Equipment Supplied by Coast Range:
  • Safety Whistle
  • Hardhat (when necessary)
  • Safety Glasses (when necessary)