FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES!

EST. 2007

Take action on your property to reduce wildfire risks!

Book your free assessment today! 

Receive a *free* professional wildfire mitigation assessment and report for your Apex property. Our FireSmart professionals will prepare a report for you with tips for how to make your property more likely to survive a wildfire.

Who we are?

We are a group of volunteers dedicated to offering Fire Protection to the Apex Mountain Community since 2007.

Get Involved!

We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We’ll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. 

What is FireSmart?

Is your property ready for next year’s fire season? We’re here to help you make sure you’re prepared.

Summer 2022 Update

Wildfire season began late this year but did it ever hit close to home. What started out as a small fire at the end of July quickly spread to over 7000 hectares in a few weeks. Residents of the Apex community were put on evacuation order for 16 days while combined...

Donation sparked by tragedy

Fires in the Apex Mountain area will be no match for the local fire department after a B.C. celebrity donated a critical piece of equipment. It was an eye-opening experience when Bryan Reid Sr., founder of Pioneer Log Homes and star of HGTV’s “Timber Kings” lived...

FUS Rating and Hydrant Update

I’m sure you have all been waiting on an update in regards to the Fire Underwriters Survey (FUS) rating within the Apex community. We were able to pursue the FUS rating in earnest as of January 1st when we became an official tax-funded RDOS fire service. As part of...

Fall Firefighter Recruitment Drive

Our annual recruitment drive is underway and we are asking residents to step forward and join the team to ensure our services remain strong. “Becoming a volunteer firefighter allows you to give back to your community, in their time of need,” said Graeme Lindsay,...

Fire Prevention

Apex Volunteer Fire Rescue is teamed up with the National Fire Protection Association® to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week TM, October 9-15, 2022. This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape TM”,  works to educate everyone about...