Restricted activity order: Prohibition of firearms in Banff, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks

Issued: June 05, 2018

Pursuant to Section 16(1) of the National Parks Wildlife Regulations, the following activity is prohibited by order of the Superintendent:

What: Possession of firearms at all times in all areas of Banff, Yoho and Kootenay national parks except at a person's primary premises or in a motor vehicle that is travelling on a highway. During transport, firearms must be unloaded and in a case or wrapped and tied securely in such a manner that no part of the firearm is exposed.

Where: Banff, Yoho and Kootenay national parks