Access Updates

Castle Update

Posted Mar 13, 2017

A brief update concerning CASA’s engagement with and concerns about the Castle Provincial and Wildland Parks management plan.

Drive-In Access (update)

Posted Dec 19, 2016

With the final inspection complete of Phase 1 of the Jura Creek remediation project, access to the Drive-In has been re-established.  When Phase 2 of the project starts, there may be may more acces

Flood Mitigation in Cougar Creek

Posted Nov 28, 2016

There have been some concerns expressed in the climbing community about the construction of flood mitigation structures at Cougar Creek, and the potential impact on climbing in the area.  Currently

Bear concerns impact climbing access

Posted Jul 28, 2016

A bumper berry crop this year has led to a dramatic increase in bear activity.   A number of climbing areas have been affected by Alberta Parks warnings and closures, including Grassi and the Ghost

Changes to Bataan Approach

Posted Jul 25, 2016

Climbers going to Bataan will see four new signs from Greymont on the trail. Three of the signs are on the lower part, on the right hand side of the trail as you are heading up.

South Saskatchewan Regional Plan

Posted Feb 6, 2014

The South Saskatchewan Regional Plan (SSRP) has the potential to affect climbers' on crown land and in our parks.  The deadline for feedback is Feb 28th and your input into this plan critical.

Ghost Access Update

Posted Jan 11, 2013

Access in the Ghost was severely affected by the floods of July 2013.