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Bear Warning - Mt. Kidd RV Park

July 18, 2017

  • Effective Date: July 18, 2017 until further notice
  • Where: Mt. Kidd RV Park
  • Why: Grizzly and black bear activity

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
  • Mt. Kidd Interpretive Trail

Bear Warning - Bill Milne Trail from Kananaskis Village to Mt. Kidd RV Park

July 15, 2017

  • Effective Date: July 15, 2017 until further notice
  • Where: Portion of Bill Milne paved bike trail from Kananaskis Village to Mt. Kidd RV Park
  • Why: Grizzly bear activity

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.

Bear Warning - Nakiska Ski Hill

July 05, 2017

  • Effective Date: July 5, 2017 until further notice
  • Where: Nakiska Ski Hill and the trails travelling through the hill
  • Why: Bear activity

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.

Closure - Kovach Pond Day Use Maintenance

June 05, 2017

Please be advised of a maintenance closure at Kovach Pond Day Use area.

Affected Areas

Evan-Thomas

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