ANNUAL AREA CLOSURE - Spray River Valley

Issued: April 15, 2020

Ends: November 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: The Spray River Valley from its headwaters at Canyon Dam through to the confluence of Goat Creek and the Spray River.  This area also includes the drainage from Sundance Pass south into the Spray River (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: 15/04/2020

End date: 15/11/2020

Approved by: Dave McDonough, Superintendent, Banff Field Unit

For more information, call Banff Park Dispatch at 403.762.1470.

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