Bear Day 2018!

Celebrate grizzly bears at Bear Day on Saturday, April 14th! To coincide with bears’ emergence from their winter dens, Alberta Parks and WildSmart are once again hosting Bear Day at Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park’s Day Lodge. Indoor and outdoor activities include bear spray demonstrations, safety talks, a bear trapping demonstration, and a hike for families to learn the ins and outs of being “bear aware” on the trail.
This is a FREE family-friendly event! Activities begin at 9:00 am and end at 3:15 pm.

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Mar.20 WildSmart Speaker Series – ‘Counting and Managing Grizzly Bears in Kananaskis Country’

Our next Speaker Series event ‘Counting and Managing Grizzly Bears in Kananaskis Country’ will be at the Canmore Collegiate High School Theatre on Tuesday, March 20th at 7pm. Join John Paczkowski, Park Ecologist with AEP, for a presentation that will focus on recent results of grizzly bear census work in Kananaskis country as well as discuss the grizzly bear aversive conditioning program. This is a free event…

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