Jasper National Park of Canada

Glacier Discovery Walk

Proposed Glacier Discovery Walk
The Glacier Discovery Walk will be constructed on a previously disturbed, existing right-of-way for the Icefields Parkway and represents a unique and permissible development in a front country area of the park.

Government of Canada Announces Decision on Glacier Discovery Walk Proposal Environmental Assessment

JASPER NATIONAL PARK, ALBERTA, February 09, 2012 - Today, the Honourable Peter Kent, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, announced the decision to move forward with negotiations with Brewster Travel Canada's proposal for a Glacier Discovery Walk project on the Icefields Parkway in Jasper National Park. The Glacier Discovery Walk project will be subject to mitigation measures identified through the environmental assessment process.
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