Cooler weather conditions and some recent rain has BC Wildfire Services opting to let people use recreational vehicles in the Cariboo, Kamloops and Southeast backcountry.
The province-wide prohibition comes into effect noon today, as the wildfire danger in the region continues to drop. Prince George and Northwest fire centres saw a drop in fire danger a few weeks ago as more seasonal temperatures and precipitation settled in.
The prohibition was put into effect to reduce the number of human-caused or preventable fires. Officials were worried about the danger of wildfires igniting from a spark or hot engine.
Restrictions to access around wildfire zones continue as well as campfires prohibitions in those areas.