Jasper National Park Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Watch Out for Wild Animals!

    No, this is not TV and the wild animals may get close to humans, because they are used to seeing them. Regardless, these are still wild animals that can hurt and even kill someone. This is especially...

  • 2. Watch where you step!

    Patricia Lake Loop, although a pleasant trail is a little spoiled by the clumps of horse droppings that are right in the middle of the trail. It would be nice...

  • 3. Especially for all those tourists who can't read.

    Loved this little sign near the top of Whislers - it left you in no doubt of its meaning. Please observe the signs = the natural balance of fragile nature may...

  • 4. Read and follow warning signs ... please!!

    You'll need to click on this picture to see just how stupid some people can be ....... this couple went under the gaurd rails at Athabasca Falls and were...

  • 5. Crevasse

    How dangerous it is to fall into a crevasse? It's deadly! Most likely you will be dead before the rescuer could get to you. And most glaciers are full of...

  • 6. When you're visiting the...

    When you're visiting the Rockies (ie: Banff & Jasper), be alert for wildlife, especially elk! Elk seem to be the popular mountain animal in town - they're...

  • 7. Bears

    We saw this cub near the northern enterance to Jasper National Park. There were tourists out of their car, with cameras in hand, attempting to take a photo as...

  • 8. Bears Kill

    It is not an uncommon sight to see a bear crossing the road on standing on the verge of the road in Jaspe National Park. They may look cuddly but if you...

  • 9. Deadly Falls

    Definitely not a swimming hole. And not a place for horseplay. It is so sad to come across a plaque at a beautiful spot such as Athabasca Falls and read how a...

  • 10. Baby Crevasse

    This photo shows the nature of a crevasse. Long thin fissures in the ice--kind of a fault line of sorts. The problem is that many crevasses are covered by snow...

  • 11. Hiking a glacier

    Glaciers are extremely dangerous places. The ice flows may be a mile thick, but the ice melts irregularly during the summer months creating crevasses hundreds...

  • 12. Dress Warmly

    It is cold and windy when you are on the icefield. Be prepared and dress warmly! Also you should wear shoes that can let you walk on the slippery ice surface.

  • 13. Wildlife is everywhere once...

    Wildlife is everywhere once you're in the wilderness. Here's a chipmunk storing food in Jasper, Alberta.

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