Learn to Use BC HighwayCams Like a Pro in 3 Minutes

You don’t have to be the “Webcam Guy” to be a DriveBC webcam¬†expert. You can get the big picture and scan B.C. highways with ease, all with a little help from your friends here at TranBC.

To launch our Touring DriveBC tutorial series, we put together a video that guides you step by step through the features available for viewing more than 820 webcam views across the province.

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In this “Touring DriveBC: BC HighwayCams” tutorial, you’ll learn how to:

  • Organize webcams by region and Canada-U.S. border location
  • Create a MyCams list for those routes you travel regularly
  • Get weather forecasts and information from highway weather stations
  • See webcam locations and images on a map to create a broader view
  • Fast forward changing conditions over 24 hours using Replay the Day
  • Access webcams on your mobile device while you travel (but not while driving, of course)

We plan to roll out a few more Touring DriveBC tutorial videos over the coming weeks to help you get the most out of your B.C. traveller information system. They’ll help you do things like:

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2 Responses to Learn to Use BC HighwayCams Like a Pro in 3 Minutes

  1. Keneth Lawson on February 19, 2015 at 2:57 pm

    These web cams are not acceptable must be in real time or useless
    Conservative & BC Liberal Director At Large
    You must do a better job!

    • tranbceditor on February 23, 2015 at 12:46 pm

      Hi Kenneth,
      Sorry, I’m not really sure what you mean by your comments. The Highway Webcams are one of the most viewed and used websites across the entire public service. We are always looking at ways to improve service, adding such features as REPLAY THE DAY and related weather information. I will certainly pass along your suggestion of “real time” to our webcam folks. If you have any other suggestions, feel free to let us know.

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