Parks Canada

Parks Canada

October 07, 2010 14:20 ET

Government of Canada Opens Kootenai Brown Trail in Waterton

WATERTON LAKES NATIONAL PARK, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 7, 2010) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, and the Honourable Rick Casson, Queen's Privy Council for Canada and Member of Parliament for Lethbridge, will be in Waterton to cut the ribbon to open the new Kootenai Brown Trail.

The Kootenai Brown Trail will enhance visitors' experiences by providing a new, safer way to travel between the park gate and the community and to better enjoy the spectacular landscapes.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Saturday, October 9
   
Time: 12:00 p.m.
   
Location: Waterton Lakes National Park
  Driftwood Beach Picnic Area
  Please arrive before 11:45 a.m. if you wish to park on-site.

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Waterton Lakes Field Unit
    Janice Smith
    Communications Officer
    403-859-5127