Mount Revelstoke and Glacier: Weekly bear report
Please report all bear sightings immediately to Parks Canada Dispatch at 1-877-852-3100.
|Park||Trail - Day-use area - Campground||Species||Date|
|Glacier||Illecillewaet campground||Grizzly bear||October 1|
To minimize the potential of a bear encounter you should:
Stay alert on the trails
- Make noise
- Look for fresh bear sign
- Travel in groups
- Keep your dog on a leash
- Carry bear spray and know how to use it
- If you encounter a bear, give it LOTS of space
Safely store bear attractants
- Keep food, garbage, recyclables, pet food and BBQ’s in bear-proof storage or hard-sided vehicles.