Restricted activity order: horse drawn conveyances

Issued: September 08, 2017

Issued 2017-09-08 (YYYY-MM-DD)

Time 15:52:41

What: By the order of the Superintendent, and pursuant to Section 7.1 of the National Parks General Regulations, the use of horse drawn conveyances in the Eastern Slopes is prohibited.

Where: Eastern Slopes of Banff National Park

Why: To minimize the impact to the national park terrestrial landscape and maintain the wilderness character of the area consistent with self-reliant, no-frills backcountry experiences.

Penalty: Violators may be charged under the National Park Regulations: maximum fine $25,000