Soldiers training in Chilliwack area this weekend

Don't be surprised if you see soldiers in the Chilliwack River Valley this weekend.

  • Feb. 26, 2016 6:00 p.m.
Reservist soldiers will be training the the Chilliwack River Valley this weekend.

Reservist soldiers will be training the the Chilliwack River Valley this weekend.

This weekend, Reserve soldiers from the Royal Westminster Regiment and the Seaforth Highlanders of Canada are conducting training in the vicinity of Tamihi Creek Recreation Site and along the Liumchen Forest Service Road.

The public is advised to use caution when in these areas and can expect to see soldiers carrying their rifles in simulated patrol scenarios with vehicle convoys along Chilliwack River Road and Liumchen Forest Service Road.

No live ammunition will be used and training in the area will be marked with signs indicating Military Training in Progress.