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Jasper National Park

Closures and Warnings in Jasper

October 30, 2014 at 10:30 am 

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


Important Bulletins 

Please respect all localized closures © M. Bradley
  • Delayed Access to Caribou Habitat. Access Prohibited: Brazeau and North Boundary November 1 through February 28, 2015
  • Delayed Access to Caribou Habitat. Access Prohibited: Tonquin Valley: November 1 through February 15, 2015
  • Notice of Prohibition: Prohibition of Travel by custodial Groups in class 2 and 3 avalanche terrain.
  • 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)  


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!