Takysie Trails & Canoe Route

Recipient: Southside Economic Development Association
Amount: 26500
Date: 2003-05-21
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Recreational-Social
Strategy: Tourism-Recreational Infrastructure
Description: The Takysie Lake Trail is a historical trail used by both first nations and the early pioneers to travel from Ootsa Lake to Takysie Lake and areas north. Local residents still use parts of this trail for hiking, horseback riding, and snowmobiling. The purpose of this project was to restore the entire length of the trail and then promote it for use by tourists and locals.

The Nechako Kitamaat Development Fund Society came to our aid and assisted us with the cost of installing a fire suppression sprinkler system in one of our seniors’ housing complexes in Burns Lake. The funds...

~Lakes District Senior Citizen Housing Association