Jasper National Park

Closures and Warnings in Jasper

March 10, 2014 at 8:15 am 

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


Important Bulletins 

Unstable shelf ice throughout much of the canyon   Significant natural hazards and non-typical conditions make travel beyond this point very dangerous © Parks Canada
  • Warning: Upper Maligne Canyon (January 14, 2014)
  • Warning: The Pyramid wolf pack is back (December 20, 2013)
  • Restricted Activity Order: Custodial groups in avalanche terrain (December 9, 2013)
  • Area Closed: Brewster Glacier Discovery Walk area. (July 19, 2012)


Road Condition Report

  • Lac Beauvert Road - Seasonal winter closure (November 14, 2013)
  • Meeting of the Waters to Athabasca Falls - Seasonal winter closure
    (November 5, 2013)
  • Pyramid Beach Road - Seasonal winter closure (November 3, 2013)
  • Lake Annette Road - Seasonal winter closure (November 1, 2013)
  • Cavell Road - Seasonal winter closure (October 16, 2013)
  • Moab Lake Road - Seasonal winter closure (October 16, 2013)
  • Geraldine Lake Road - Seasonal winter closure (October 16, 2013)
  • Miette Road - Seasonal winter closure (October 15, 2013)
  • Celestine Lake Road - Very rough road. High-clearance vehicles only, four-wheel drive recommended. No RVs, no trailers. (July 2013)


Trails Conditions Report

  • Pyramid and Maligne priority wildlife movement corridors: Area closed to all human use. (October 15, 2012) Learn more
  • Lower slopes of Signal Mountain: Area closed to public use and travel. (November 2011) Learn more
  • Area Closed to Dogs: Maligne Pass, Skyline Trail, Bald Hills & 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!