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
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