Town of Canmore

Be Bear Aware

In Canmore, you are in bear country!  Learn more at

Report a bear, cougar, wolf or any aggressive wildlife in Kananaskis or the Bow Valley to Kananaskis Emergency Services 403.591.7755. For all public safety emergencies, call 9-1-1

We ask that public in the Bow Valley:

  • Carry bear spray
  • Make noise
  • Keep dogs on leash
  • Respect closures

Be bear-aware and do your part by keeping your property clear of animal attractants. For more information:

Wildlife attractant management in the Bow Valley

Be bear smart

Safe travel in bear country