Banff National Park

RESTRICTED ACTIVITY: Dog prohibition on some cross-country ski trails in the Banff area

Issued: December 01, 2022

Ends: April 15, 2023

Banff Field Unit

WHAT: Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following activity is restricted or prohibited by order of the Superintendent:



1.    Cascade Valley

2.    Spray River Trail (east and west)

3.    Spray Connector

4.    Goat Creek and Spray River

5.    Redearth Creek

6.    Tunnel Mountain Trailer Court – rows 500-700, Village 1 – loops E,F,G,H,J,K

WHY: Dogs are not allowed on these groomed cross-country ski trails when covered in snow.

PENALTY: Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act: maximum penalty $25 000.

Start date: 12/01/2022

End date: 15/04/2023

Approved by: Salman Rasheed, Superintendent, Banff Field Unit 

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