Area Closure: Bertha Lake Campground, Bertha Bay Campground, Boundary Bay Campground

Issued: June 05, 2019

Ends: June 13, 2019

WHAT:  Pursuant to Section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following area is closed to all traffic and travel by order of the Superintendent:

WHERE: Bertha Lake Campground, Bertha Bay Campground, Boundary Bay Campground

WHY: A black bear is frequenting the area. The bear has not been aggressive, but has approached people and attempted to obtain food.

Report all bear (carnivore) sightings to 1-888-WARDENS (927-3367).

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