Author Topic: Northern Tier#2 & Great Parks North#2 - Waterton National Park closure Sep 2017  (Read 1801 times)

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Offline CMajernik

The Kenow Fire is west of Waterton. Parks Canada is actively managing parts of the Kenow Fire that have the potential to impact Waterton Lakes National Park. The fire is primarily in British Columbia but has ignited spot fires in the park at the northwestern boundary near Sage Pass. An evacuation alert is in effect for all of Waterton Lakes National Park.

All of Waterton Lakes National Park is closed, with the exception of:
-Townsite
-Highway 5/6 including Entrance Road to Townsite
-Chief Mountain Highway

For more information go to https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/waterton/securite-safety/feu-fire-kenow
Carla Majernik
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Offline CMajernik

The fire blew up and as of today the road to Waterton townsite is closed and the Chief Mountain border crossing is temporarily closed.
Carla Majernik
Routes and Mapping Program Director

Adventure Cycling Association
Inspiring people of all ages to travel by bicycle.
800/755-2453, 406/721-1776 x218, 406/721-8754 fax
www.adventurecycling.org

Follow Routes & Mapping on Twitter: @acaroutes