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Bow Valley WildSmart is a program of the Biosphere Institute of the Bow Valley and relies entirely on donations and sponsors.
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Report any sightings of bears, cougars or wolves
403.591.7755 (Local)

For all public safety
emergencies call 9-1-1

Support WildSmart this weekend

Join us for a Cowboy Breakfast & raise money for WildSmart


The Grande Rockies Resort has a Cowboy Breakfast each year during Stampede and supports a local charity.  This year we are it!  Please consider coming out for breakfast on Sunday.  It is the most important meal of the day.  Please let friends and family know too.

Sunday, July 13th from 8 am-11am

Put on your cowboy boots and spend the morning with the Grande Rockies chef, Tim Matsell, while he prepares pancakes with fruit toppings, eggs, sausages & hash browns for the whole family to enjoy.

Learn more Habitat Cowboy Breakfast poster


Bear at camera  by Cam McTavish





Support WildSmart by attending Interpretive Programs in Kananaskis


Family Programs

Discovery, fun and active games await at these free hour-long programs for the entire family.

Attend a show and make a donation for WildSmart to help us educate park users on how to reduce conflict between people and wildlife.

Programs at Bow Valley Provincial Park

2014 BVPP July FINAL

Programs at Mnt Kidd

2014 Kidd July FINAL

Programs at McLean Cree

2014 McLean Creek FINAL

Programs at Peterlougheed Provincial park

2014 PLPP July FINAL

Important Note:

Please do not use the comment box to report sightings of wildlife.

Report any sightings of a bear, cougar, wolf or any aggressive wildlife in Kananaskis or the Bow Valley to Kananaskis Emergency Services 403.591.7755

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

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