RESTRICTED ACTIVITY ORDER - Vehicle Restriction - Bow Valley Parkway (from its east end / junction with Highway 1, to the Rockbound Lake trailhead parking lot) 

Issued: November 28, 2020

Map - Bow Valley Parkway motor vehicle access

WHAT:  Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following activity is restricted or prohibited by order of the Superintendent:

Motor Vehicle Access on identified roads.

WHERE: Banff National Park of Canada secondary roads:

o   Bow Valley Parkway (from its east end / junction with Highway 1, to the Rockbound Lake trailhead parking lot) 

WHY: Motor Vehicle Access is restricted to minimize the risk of the spread of COVID-19. To maintain certain services in the park, vehicle access is not restricted for Parks Canada staff and contractors, emergency services, commercial operators, and utility, railway and transit operators.‎       

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

Start date: 28/11/2020

End date: Until further notice

Approved by: Kendra Van Dyk 

A/Superintendent, Banff Field Unit