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Bear Warning - Canmore Nordic Centre

July 30, 2017

  • Effective Date: July 28, 2017 until further notice
  • Where: Canmore Nordic Centre
  • Why: Multiple sightings of  black bears and grizzly bears feeding on berries throughout Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park.

Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in Kananaskis Country at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:

  • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
  • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for bears and their signs.
  • Keep your pet on a leash.
  • Carry bear spray. Make sure it’s easily accessible, and know how to use bear spray (video).
  • Learn more about bear safety on our webpage or at WildSmart.

Please report all bear sightings immediately to 403-591-7755.

Affected Areas

Safety Links

Provincial Sources for Advisories