AREA CLOSURE - Fairholme Range

Issued: April 01, 2022

Ends: July 15, 2022

WHAT: Pursuant to Section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following area is closed to all traffic and travel by order of the Superintendent:

WHERE: The Fairholme Bench area south of Johnson Lake and northeast of the Trans-Canada Highway (see accompanying map).

WHY: Wildlife activity in this area cannot be disturbed by human presence.

PENALTY: Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act: maximum penalty $25 000.


Start date: 1-Apr-22

End date: 15-Jul-22

Approved by:

Kendra Van Dyk, Superintendent, Banff Field Unit

For more information call Banff Park Emergency Dispatch at 403.762.1470.