Thompson Creek Provincial Recreation Area

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  • Bear Warning - Thompson Creek PRA

      July 6, 2020

      Grizzly bear activity in Thompson Creek PRA and campground.

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in David Thompson Corridor 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.
    • Learn more about bear safety review the Bear Smart Brochure.

    Please report all bear sightings immediately to 403-845-8585.

Safety Links

Provincial Sources for Advisories