Ing's Mine Provincial Recreation Area

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  • Bear Warning - Elbow Valley Trail

      June 3, 2020

      • Effective Date: June 3, 2020 until end of season
      • Where: Elbow Valley Trail between Ing's Mine and Sulphur Springs Trail
      • Why: Grizzly bear in area

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the Kananaskis Region 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 on our webpage or at WildSmart.

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

    Map of Affected Area

    Affected Areas

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Provincial Sources for Advisories