True North Forestry Consulting of Nakusp, BC has been in operation since 1991. We offer a fully integrated range of services including Cutting Permit Development, Timber Assessment and Valuation, and Forest Management including Woodlot Licenses and Community Forest Agreements. We have managed the planning and forest operations for Nakusp and Area Community Forest since 2008.

Please see our list of services and contact us with your inquiries.


True North provides a variety of forestry and other resource-related services. We have a knowledgeable, friendly and dedicated staff. We maintain a culture of innovative practices, and quality products and services.

  • Fully integrated range of services tailored to the BC forest industry and government
  • Forest Planning and Development
  • ArcMap GIS services
  • Resource Information capture and Management
  • Woodlot Management
  • Timber assessment and valuation
  • Services and support for property development

True North has held the Management Contract for Nakusp and Area Community Forest (NACFOR) since the inception of the Community Forest in 2008.  The True North management team handles all the day-to-day operations of the Company and reports to the volunteer Board of Directors, which has a Governance role on behalf of the sole shareholder, the Village of Nakusp.

Together with our affiliate, BHEX Contracting Ltd., True North has been part of the development team for Cedar Coast’s Shelter Bay project south of Revelstoke, since 2010.


True North maintains a network of allied companies to
provide a complete range of services from initial planning
and inventory to road construction and harvesting.

BHEX Contracting Ltd. – Earth moving, road construction and deactivation

Narrows Timber Co. Ltd. – Timber harvesting and reforestation services.  Contact us at True North for more information.


Inquiries can be sent to:

Hugh Watt, RPF
True North Forestry Consulting Ltd.
119 Broadway Street,
P.O. Box 798
Nakusp, BC, Canada V0G 1R0

or call us at 250-265-3656