Firearms prohibition

Issued: May 10, 2019

Pursuant to subsection 16(1) of the National Parks Wildlife Regulations, the possession of firearms is strictly prohibited within all areas of Kluane National Park and Reserve during all times of the year, except for transportation of firearms in a motor vehicle in the following areas:

  • Mush Lake road and parking area;
  • Kathleen Lake access road, campground, and day use parking area; and
  • Ä’äy Chù (Slims River) East and West access roads and parking areas.

In accordance with the National Parks Wildlife Regulations, and the Storage, Display, Transportation and Handling of Firearms by Individuals Regulations, firearms within the abovementioned areas of exception must be unloaded, encased, kept out of sight, and remain in a locked motor vehicle at all times.

Original signed by: Diane Wilson
Field Unit Superintendent, Yukon

May 10, 2019

Provisions of Yukon First Nation Final Agreements, court decisions, and other indigenous rights, as reached through an agreement with Canada, may take precedence over any restrictions/prohibitions made under these Regulations.