Resources

All Areas

Avalanche Reports

If you’re ever venturing into avalanche terrain, check the latest avalanche reports.

Avalanche Reports

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Alberta Parks

Trail Reports

View the most recent trail reports in Alberta Provincial Parks, including Canmore and Kananaskis.

Trail Report

Kananaskis Park Pass

Starting June 1, 2021, all visitors to Kananaskis Provincial Park will require a pass.

Purchase Pass

Public Safety Advisories

Learn about trail closures due to trail maintenance, seasonal closures, or bears and other wildlife.

Trail Closures

Fire Bans & Restrictions

Find out when and where you’re allowed to have a campfire.

Fire Bans

Bow Valley Wildsmart

The team at Bow Valley Wildsmart provides weekly bear reports and other resources on how to hike safety in bear country.

Bear Report

Kananaskis Emergency Services

For bear and wildlife sightings or other safety concerns, call 403-591-7755. In the event of an emergency, always call 911.

Alberta Parks Camping

For camping spots in Alberta Parks, including Kananaskis.

Reserve Camping

National Parks

Parks Canada Pass

You need a park pass to hike in all national parks, including Banff, Yoho, Kootenay, and Jasper.

Purchase Pass

Emergency Phone Numbers

In an emergency, always call 911. For each national park’s emergency number, see the link below.

Emergency Numbers

Wildlife Reports: Banff, Kootenay, & Yoho

See the latest wildlife reports for Banff, Kootenay, and Yoho national parks. Report all bear sightings and other wildlife concerns to Banff Park dispatch at 403-762-1470.

Wildlife Reports

Alberta Parks Camping

For camping spots in Alberta Parks, including Kananaskis.

Reserve Camping

Road Conditions

Alberta

For the most up-to-date road information, dial 511 or check their website.

Alberta 511

British Columbia

For the most up-to-date road information, call 1-800-550-4997 or check their website.

Drive BC

Downloadable Resources

Equipment Reccomendations

Mountain Littles

Strollers, babywearing carriers.

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Valhalla Pure

New gear and clothing for adults.

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Sports Experts

Sporting gear, outdoor equipment, children to adults.

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Glaciers Edge

Outdoor clothing sizes 0 – 16 ( baby to 12-year-old age range).

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Switching Gear

Consignment store that sells new and used seasonally appropriate outdoor clothing, shoes/boots and gear for children to adults.

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