Prohibited access to section of Trail 7: Grizzly and black bears are frequenting the area

Issued: May 06, 2021

Effective date:

May 6, 2021 until further notice

Activities prohibited:

Pursuant to section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, all public use, entry and travel is restricted or prohibited by order of the Superintendent, Jasper National Park of Canada.

Where:

The section of Trail 7 along the south and east borders of the Jasper Park Lodge Golf Course, from the junction of trail 7 and 7a to the junction of Trail 7 and 7e. The area is closed to the public use with the exception of equestian travel. Equestrian riders are not to dismount. The attached map provides a graphic description of the closed area.

Why:

Grizzly and black bears are frequenting the trail area.

Note:

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