Safety & Trip Planning
One of the best ways to avoid becoming lost or distressed when out and about in New Brunswick is to make yourself aware of where you are going, the state of local conditions and emergencies and how to be prepared. The following links will help to keep you up-to-date and informed.
This federal government website will keep you up to date on any hazards and emergencies occurring across the country. It offers information on knowing risks, making a plan, and creating a home and travel safety kit.
Get Prepared Website.
This provincial website offers information on New Brunswick’s Emergency Measures Organization (one of NBGSARA’s partners). This website contains public advisories and alerts in New Brunswick.
EMO Website Link
This provincial website provides forest fire safety information, prevention advice, fire danger ratings, and the status of current forest fires.
Department of Natural Resources Website
Environment Canada is the federal agency that produces weather forecasts, alerts and warnings for Canada, and New Brunswick. Always check here for the weather forecast before heading out.
Environment Canada Website
New Brunswick Federation of Snowmobile Clubs is a non-profit organization that promotes safe and registered snowmobile use on new brunswick trails. Their website contains detailed maps of snowmobile trails across the province. NBFSC Website
New Brunswick All-Terrain Vehicle Association is a non-profit organization that promotes safe and fun ATV use and group outings across the province. Their website contains several maps of ATV trails in the province.
Hiking NB is an independent online guide to hiking trails across New Brunswick. It contains a number of trail maps and can help you to determine the difficulty of each trail.
Don’t forget to visit your local tourist office or CAA for maps before embarking on any adventure, or consider buying a backroad map guide to New Brunswick.
HIKING NB Website
AdventureSmart links to checklists for outdoor activity plans and equipment and supplies to prepare for trips.
Adventure Smart Website
Adventure Smart Trip Planner