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Bear Spray becomes the norm in Canmore & Kananaskis Country

Runners & bikers take carrying bear spray seriously this summer

 

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Some of the events being held at the Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park this year will require riders and runners to carry bear spray.  Many of the organizers and recreationists in the area have taken it upon themselves to embrace the new bear spray policy by sharing the news and educating their audiences.

 

We were so impressed; we wanted to share their communications with you.

 

 

5 Peaks Adventures Ltd

 

5peaks.com/blog/running-safe-bears/

 

Grizzly Mountain Events

Bear spray carrying options video:

www.grizzlyevents.ca/cnc-bear-spray-policy.html

 

24 Hours of Adrenaline

issuu.com/24hoursofadrenalin/docs/adrenalin24-issue5

 

 

Companies making bear spray holsters

 

Scatbelt: www.scatbelt.com

Bearcozy: www.bearcozy.com

Salomon: www.salomon.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bear Spray Workshops this weekend

 

Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park

Friday July 18th, 6 pm in the Stadium area

(parking limited to 24 Hour participants)

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Parks Day at Willow Rock Campground

Sunday July 20th, 2014 10 am – 3 pm (all events)

 

Bear spray training: 11:30 am & 1:30 pm

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Bears without Fear

Want to learn more about bears, get a handle on bear safety and learn to live with respect instead of fear for them?

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Buy this book and part of the proceeds goes to WildSmart

www.rmbooks.com/book_details.php?isbn_upc=9781927330319

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Kananaskis Dispatch
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For current postings of Bear Warnings, Wildlife Warnings and Closures please visit the following page:
Kananaskis Country - Advisories & Public Safety: Trail Reports






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