AREA CLOSURE: Fireside DUA and Cory Pass Trail Bridge

Issued: June 10, 2020

Ends: August 27, 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 Fireside day use area, parking lot and access road and a section of the Edith/Cory Pass Trail as shown on the attached map.

WHY: To reduce the risk to visitor safety due to flooding and damaged infrastructure, as a result of high water levels.

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

Start date: 2020-06-10

End date: Until further notice

Approved by: Superintendent, Banff Field Unit