Livingstone Falls Provincial Recreation Area

Alberta Parks


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Cold Water Safety

Visitors be aware, in the mountains the water is cold all year. If you fall into the cold water it will affect you immediately.
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  • Bear Warning - Bear in Area

    Effective:  September 19, 2022

      A persistent Black Bear is frequenting the Area in the Campground, Day Use and Surrounding Areas.  

      Conservation Officers are working in the area to observe the bear activity

      Maintain high awareness while visiting the Provincial Recreation Area and ensure that you are keeping a bear attractant free site. 

      Campers are reminded to: 

      • Secure food/garbage at all times.
      • Keep pets on leash and secure Pet Food.
      • Clean BBQ's and anything used in food preparation thoroughly. 
      • Make noise when hiking on trails. 
      • Report sightings and incidents to Conservation Officers through 310-LAND(5263).

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the South 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 review the Bear Smart Brochure.

Safety Links

Provincial Sources for Advisories