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