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Three Valley Lake fire is moving away from the Three Valley Gap Chateau

3 Valley Lake still at 60 ha.

The Three Valley Lake wildfire remains at 60 hectares in size and is still burning out of control.

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District reports the blaze is moving upslope away from the Three Valley Gap Chateau at this time.

Structural Protection Units remain mobilized with sprinklers in place. CP Rail has been using their trains to spray vegetation with water and fire retardant to protect the line, the CSRD says.

An evacuation order has been issued by the CSRD for Three Valley Lake including the area bordering the north side of the Trans-Canada Highway.

An evacuation alert has been issued by the CSRD for two properties west of the Trans-Canada highway.

CSRD


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