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Bear Warning - Moose Mountain Trail Network

June 25, 2017

  • Effective Date: Sunday, June 25, 2017 until further notice
  • Where: Pneuma and 727 trails around Moose Mountain
  • Why: Black bear frequenting the area

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.

Seasonal Service Change - Tombstone Backcountry Campground Closure

June 01, 2017

  • Effective Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017 for the remainder of the summer
  • Where: Tombstone backcountry campground
  • Why: Please be advised that Tombstone Backcountry Camground will be closed for the year, due to facility upgrading, effective Sunday, August 20, 2017.

Affected Areas

Elbow-Sheep

Safety Links

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