WARNING: Black bear

Issued: July 03, 2019

Ends: September 11, 2019

WHAT:  Special caution is recommended while travelling or camping in this area due to the following: 

WHERE: Mt Coleman Day Use Area, Rampart Creek Campground and Hostel area. 

WHY: Black bear frequenting the area.  

If you see a bear, do not approach, give the bear space and report to campground staff or call Banff dispatch at 403.762.1470. 

 Watch for bears and avoid them 

 Make noise to alert bears of your presence 

 Supervise children playing outdoors 

 Travel in groups 

 Carry bear spray 

 Keep all pets on a leash  

 Keep campsites clean 

Start date: 2019-07-03 

End date:  Until further notice. 

For more information, call Banff Park Dispatch at 403.762.1470.