RESTRICTED ACTIVITY - Pedal Electric Bikes (e-bikes)

Issued: July 22, 2019

Pedal electric bicycles (e-bikes) are only permitted on the designated bike trails in Yoho National Park.  

WHAT: Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, power-assisted bicycles are prohibited on all Yoho National Park trails except for Tallyho, Kicking Horse, Ross Lake, Otterhead, Ottertail River, Ice River and Amiskwi by order of the Superintendent. 

WHERE: Tally-ho, Kicking Horse, Ross Lake, Otterhead, Ottertail River, Ice River and Amiskwi. 

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

Effective date: 2019-07-22 

Approved by Rick Kubian, A/Superintendent, Lake Louise Yoho Kootenay Field Unit.

For more information, call Banff Park Dispatch at 403.762.1470.