AREA CLOSURE - Johnston Canyon Trail - section of the trail that leads to catwalk and viewpoint #7

Issued: October 02, 2020

map Johnston Canyon 7 catwalk and viewpoint

Johnston Canyon Trail - section of the trail that leads to catwalk and viewpoint #7

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 section of trail that leads to 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

Sheila Luey                                                                                          A/Superintendent, Banff Field Unit