Restricted activity order: Cannabis

Issued: June 08, 2020

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

  • No person shall smoke, hold lighted cannabis or consume cannabis in the following areas:

Where: 

  • Within Cedar Spring Campground other than on a registered campsite with valid camping permit. (see attached map for campground location boundaries)
  • Inside oTENTik and Cabin accommodations.
  • Within any roofed picnic or cooking shelter located in the park.
  • Within 20 meters of a designated swim area or playground.
  • Within the park between May 15 and May 18, 2020 (Victoria Day).
  • Within the park during quiet hours (11 pm until 8 am)

Why: 
To enhance the safety and enjoyment of public areas.

Note:   
Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act.

Start date:
2020-05-15

End date: 
Until further notice