Prohibited activity: Firearm possession

Issued: May 27, 2021

PURSUANT TO SECTION 16(1) OF THE NATIONAL PARKS WILDLIFE REGULATIONS, THE POSSESSION OF FIREARMS WITHIN WATERTON LAKES NATIONAL PARK IS PROHIBITED AT ALL TIMES AND IN ALL AREAS, EXCEPT IN A VEHICLE THAT IS TRAVELLING ON A HIGHWAY OR AT A PERSON’S RESIDENCE, BY ORDER OF THE SUPERINTENDENT, WATERTON LAKES NATIONAL PARK.


AS PER THE NATIONAL PARKS WILDLIFE REGULATIONS, FIREARMS MUST BE UNLOADED AND IN A CASE OR WRAPPED AND TIED SECURELY IN SUCH A MANNER THAT NO PART OF THE FIREARM IS EXPOSED DURING TRANSPORT.