Area closure: Wapiti Campground and adjacent trails

Issued: January 20, 2021

Ends: June 14, 2021

Effective date

January 20, 2021, until further notice.

Activities prohibited

Pursuant to Section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the following areas are hereby temporarily closed to all public use and travel by order of the Superintendent, Jasper National Park.


Access is prohibited within Wapiti Campground and the adjacent sections of trails 12 & 12a.

Refer to the closure map for a graphic description.


To ensure public safety during the Mechanical Clearing of Hazardous trees in Wapiti Campground. Crews and heavy equipment are operating in the area creating safety hazards.


Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act.