Restricted activity: Cannabis consumption

Issued: May 10, 2019

What:

Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the following activities are prohibited by order of the Superintendent:

  • Consume cannabis or cannabis products beyond your campsite
  • Use or consume cannabis or cannabis products between 2300 and 0700 the following day
Where:

In the Wasagaming Campground in Riding Mountain National Park.

Why:

To promote a quality visitor experience.

NOTE:

It is an offence under the Canada National Parks Act to contravene any Regulation. Failure to comply may result in immediate cancellation of the camping permit, eviction from the campground and violators may be charged.

Start date: 2019-05-09

Approved by / Approuvé par:

Genevieve Jones
Acting Superintendent, Riding Mountain Field Unit
Directrice intérimaire, Unité gestion du Mont-Riding