Warning: Golf Course - Jasper Park Lodge - Grizzly and black bears frequenting the area

Issued: May 11, 2022

Effective date:

May 11, 2022 until further notice

Where:

Golf Course - Jasper Park Lodge

Why:

Grizzly and black bears frequenting the area.

To minimize the potential of a bear encounter while golfing you should:

  • Watch for bears
  • Make noise to alert a bear of your presence
  • Carry bear spray
  • If there is a bear on your fairway do not play past it
  • Inform the Players Assistants and other golfers about bears
  • Consult with the Players Assistants about temporary hole closures

Note:

Please report all bear sightings to Jasper National Park Resource Conservation Office at 780-852-6155.