areaF Electoral Area F (Vanderhoof Rural)

Electoral Area F (Vanderhoof Rural) is the rural area surrounding the District of Vanderhoof. The unincorporated communities within the area are Engen and Cluculz Lake. Electoral Area F lies within the interior plateau of BC. The terrain is dominated by gently rolling hills, covered with pine and spruce forests and fertile agricultural lands. Although considered 'flat', the area also has some interesting topography including steep rocky bluffs, waterfalls, and mountains. The area is also rich with lakes and rivers that abound with sport fish and other wildlife.
The landscape of Area F is the foundation of the forestry and agriculture industries. 


Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako Elected Representative

Shirley Moon Headshot.jpg

Director Shirley Moon
Phone: (250) 692-3195

37 3rd Avenue
Burns Lake, BC V0J 1E0
Phone: (250) 692-3195
Toll Free: 1-800-320-3339
Fax: (250) 692-3305

Local First Nations

Saik'uz First Nation

Vanderhoof and Surrounding Area Profile

Electoral Area F (Vanderhoof Rural) Population: 3,517
*2021 Census Data

Electoral Area F (Vanderhoof Rural) Boundaries

Western Boundary (Hwy 16):

  • About 6 km east of Willowvale Road
  • About 3.8 km west of Bearhead Road

Western Boundary (Fawcett Road):

  • At Nechako Pit Road junction
  • Runs north along Nechako Pit Road

Western Boundary (Telegraph Road):

  • About 2 km southeast of Horn Road
  • About 3.5 km northwest of Kluskus Forest Service Road

Western Boundary (Kenny Dam Road):

  • About 200 metres west of Brophy Road

Eastern Boundary (Hwy 16):

  • Is the eastern boundary of Regional District
  • About 500 metres east of Lloyd Drive
  • About 1.3 km west of Bobtail Forest Service Road

Northern Boundary (Hwy 27):

  • About 1 km north of Cook Road
  • About 1 km south of Pitka Creek Forest Service Road



Local services provided by the RDBN in Electoral Area F (Vanderhoof Rural)

Building Inspection
Building Numbering
Development Services
Economic Development
Electoral Area Planning
Emergency Preparedness
Environmental Services
Weed Control
Feasibility Studies
Liquid/Solid Waste Disposal
Rural Government Services
Recreation and Culture
Emergency Services
Pump and Haul Sewer Disposal
Cluculz Lake Emergency Response
Cluculz Lake – Somerset Estates Sewer
Rural Fire Protection
General Government Services
Planning and Zoning