Seasonal Restriction: Sinclair Creek – Kindersley Pass Trail - Minimum group size of four people

Issued: May 01, 2021

Ends: November 30, 2021

WHAT:  Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following activity is restricted or prohibited by order of the Superintendent:

Hiking parties must be in a group size of four or more.

The maximum distance between two individuals must not exceed 3 metres and should be less when sight or hearing is reduced by the physical surroundings.


WHERE: Sinclair Creek and Kindersley Pass Trail

WHY: Grizzly bears frequenting the area.

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


APPROVED BY: Rick Kubian, Superintendent, Lake Louise Yoho Kootenay Field Unit