Beauvais Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Advisories

  • Bear Closure - Campground Playground

      August 11, 2019

      • Effective:  August 11, 2019, until further notice
      • Where:  Beauvais Lake Campground Playground
      • Why: Bears have been frequenting the area

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the South Region at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:

    • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
    • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for bears and their signs.
    • Keep your pet on a leash.
    • Carry bear spray. Make sure it’s easily accessible, and know how to use bear spray.
    • Learn more about bear safety review the Bear Smart Brochure.
  • Bear Warning - Bears in Area

      August 6, 2019

        • Effective:  August 6, 2019, until further notice
        • Where:  Beauvais Lake Provincial Park,  including campgrounds, trails, and day use areas
        • Why:   The chances of a bear encounter are higher than normal throughout the campgrounds, day use areas, and trails.  A Black Bear sow and cubs; and a separate juvenile Black Bear have all be frequenting public areas within the park.  A sow may be protective of her cubs

    Although an advisory is in place for this area, bears can be encountered anywhere in the South Region at any time. To avoid a surprise encounter with a bear:

    • Make plenty of noise and travel in groups.
    • Be aware of your surroundings. Look and listen for bears and their signs.
    • Keep your pet on a leash.
    • Carry bear spray. Make sure it’s easily accessible, and know how to use bear spray.
    • Learn more about bear safety review the Bear Smart Brochure.

Safety Links

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