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Jasper National Park

Closures and Warnings in Jasper

October 22, 2014 at 9:05 pm 

Jasper National Park is currently experiencing important warnings and closures that may affect your travels.  


Important Bulletins 

Please respect all localized closures © M. Bradley
  • Warning: Grizzly bears frequenting the area of Bald Hills (October 4, 2014)
  • Area Closed: Maligne River is closed to watercraft from Maligne Lake downstream to Medicine Lake (April 22, 2014)


Road Condition Report

  • Celestine Lake Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 15, 2014)
  • Moab Lake Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 15, 2014)
  • Toe of the Glacier Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 15, 2014)
  • Cavell Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 14, 2014)
  • Geraldine Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 14, 2014)
  • Miette Road: Seasonal winter closure (October 14, 2014)
  • Paving work on Highway 16 east of Jasper 


Trails Conditions Report

  • Trail Designations for horses and bikes: Horses and bike riders are asked to remain on the signed, official trail network in the park (November 2012) Learn more
  • Pyramid, lower slopes of Signal Mountain, and Maligne priority wildlife movement corridors: Area closed to all human use (October 2012) Learn more
  • Area Closed to Dogs: Maligne Pass, Skyline Trail, Bald Hills and Opal Hills (June 2012) Learn more
  • Area Closed to Dogs: Tonquin Valley Area, Verdant Pass and Whistler Creek, Cavell Meadows Trail (June 2012) Learn more
  • Area Closed to Dogs: Jonas Creek and Poboktan Creek Area (June 2012) Learn more


Travelling through the Mountain Parks?

Make sure you check Banff, Yoho and Kootenay national parks closures and warnings that may affect you’re planning.

Please respect all localized closures and enjoy your visit to the park!