AREA CLOSURE - Catwalk and viewpoint #7 on the Johnston Canyon Trail

Issued: October 02, 2020

map Johnston Canyon 7 catwalk and viewpoint

Catwalk and viewpoint #7 on the Johnston Canyon Trail

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: Catwalk and viewpoint #7 on the Johnston Canyon Trail, as shown on attached map.

WHY: To reduce the risk to visitor safety due to damaged infrastructure.

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

Start date: 2020-10-02

End date: Until further notice

Approved by

Dave McDonough                                                                              Superintendent, Banff Field Unit