Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area

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  • Construction Closure - Troll Falls Parking Lot and Surrounding Trails

    Effective:  September 7, 2021

      • Effective Date: Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 until further notice
      • Where: No public access to Troll Falls Parking Lot as well as the trails to Troll Falls and Hay Meadows
      • Why: Heavy equipment and crews will be on site completing a full parking lot refurbishment project. Caution should be used, particularly around heavy equipment, and all posted signage and all closures must be obeyed 


  • Wedge Connector Trail Bridge Washout

    Effective:  July 1, 2021

      • Effective Date: July 2021 until further notice
      • Where: Wedge Connector Trail as it crosses Evan-Thomas Creek.
      • Why: A heavy rain event in July 2021 once again washed out this bridge. During the winter season and when water levels are low the crossing is generally manageable, however during spring runoff and times when water levels are higher, crossing will be dangerous and impassable.

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