Area closed: Whistlers Campground
Issued: November 22, 2018
Effective date: November 22, 2018 until further notice
Activities prohibited: Pursuant to Section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the following area is hereby closed to all public use and travel by order of the Superintendent, Jasper National Park.
Where: Whistlers Campground
This includes all areas within the campground including all drive in sites, walk in sites, shelters, roads and trails and areas within 50m of the campground.
Refer to the closure map for a graphic description.
Why: Heavy equipment is operating in the area creating safety hazards including tree felling, moving machinery, log hauling, and smoke.
NOTE: Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act.