Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park

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  • Cougar Closure - Area east of Cougar Creek

      February 22, 2021

      • Effective Date: February 22nd, 2021 until further notice
      • Where: Area east of Cougar Creek in Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park. Please see map of closed area.
      • Why: Cougar feeding on Elk.

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, cougars can be encountered anywhere in the Kananaskis Region and at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a cougar:

    • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
    • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for cougars and their signs.
    • Keep your pet on a leash.
    • Learn more about cougar safety on our webpage or at WildSmart.

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

    Map of Affected Area

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Provincial Sources for Advisories