Area closure: Trail 7- Grizzly and black bears are frequenting the area

Issued: May 13, 2022

Effective date:

May 13, 2022 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:

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 equestrian 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.