AREA CLOSURE: Mount Bosworth

Issued: October 31, 2019

Ends: May 15, 2020

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: Mt. Bosworth: south side from 1 km west of the summit to 1.5 km east of the summit and from the ridge crest down to the Trans-Canada Highway; north side from the summit to 1.3 km east of the summit and from the ridge crest down to 2200m elevation. See accompanying map.

WHY: Remote avalanche control systems that can be detonated at any time.

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

Start date: 2019-11-01

End date: 2020-05-15

Approved by Superintendent, Lake Louise Yoho Kootenay Field Unit.

For more information, call Banff Park Dispatch at 403-762-1470.