Camping and fire authorizations
Issued: March 22, 2017
Pursuant to the National Parks of Canada Fire Protection Regulations, a permit is required for starting and maintaining fires in Kluane National Park & Reserve.
This notice serves as a permit to start and maintain fires in the following areas of Kluane National Park & Reserve from November 16 to March 31:
- The ice surface of Kathleen Lake (when frozen);
- Backcountry settings (at least 2km from the nearest point of motorized access), where no steel fire ring is provided.
Open fires are also permitted for day-use purposes(not associated with overnight use) when contained in the steel fire rings, as provided by the Superintendent. You are required to completely extinguish your fire and remove all garbage prior to leaving the site. Any posted fire bans or restrictions will supersede this authorization.
All camping within Kluane National Park & Reserve requires a camping permit. Pursuant to the National Parks of Canada Camping Regulations, the Superintendent may issue a camping permit, specifying the period and location to which that permit applies. This notice serves as a permit to camp in backcountry settings (at least 2km from the nearest point of motorized access) in Kluane National Park & Reserve from November 16 to March 31, except when an area closure or camping restriction is in effect. This authorization does not include camping within the Kluane Icefields area, and permits are still required.