Jasper National Park

Warning: Bears frequenting area - Jasper townsite

Issued: August 17, 2022

Ends: October 21, 2022

Effective date:

August 17, 2022 until further notice

Where: Jasper Townsite


To minimize the potential of a bear encounter:

  • Watch for bears and avoid them.
  • Make noise to alert bears of your presence.
  • Supervise children playing outdoors.
  • Remove bear attractants (bird feeders and fruit on trees) from your yard.

  • Keep pet food, garbage, and recycling secure. All domestic animals must be kept under physical control at all times (leash or suitable confinement).

    Please report all bear sightings to Jasper Dispatch (780-852-6155) OR jasperdispatch@pc.gc.ca.

    For more information, email jaspersuperintendent-directeurjasper@pc.gc.ca.

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