Prohibited access to section of Trail 7: Grizzly and black bears are frequenting the area

Issued: May 20, 2020

Effective date:

May 19, 2020 until further notice.

Activities prohibited:

Pursuant to section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, all public use, entry and travel is prohibited in the designated area within Jasper National Park of Canada by order of the Superintendent, Jasper National Park of Canada.


The section of Trail 7 along the south and east borders of the Jasper Park Lodge Golf Course, from the junction of trail 7 and 7a to the junction of Trail 7 and 7e. The area is closed to the public use with the exception of equestian travel. Equestrian riders are not to dismount. The attached map provides a graphic description of the closed area.


Grizzly and black bears are frequenting the trail area.


It is an offence under the Canada National Parks Act to enter a prohibited area. Violators may be charged.