AGGRESSIVE ELK WARNING

3 June 2019

An adult walking a dog this morning in Canmore was charged by an elk. Fish and Wildlife officers are currently investigating. It is recommended that students find an alternate way home and that trail users exercise caution.

Location was in the large treed area along the trail leading from the Rundle Drive car bridge south to the playground. See attached map.

 

 

trail closures and warnings in the bow valley

For up-to-date trail closures, warnings and condition reports for Kananaskis Country (including the Bow Valley), please visit the following links:

Kananaskis Country Trail Advisories

Kananaskis Country Trail Reports

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Banff National Park - Trail Advisories

Banff National Park - Trail Conditions Report

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