Avalanche control Mount Whymper and Mount Simpson, Hwy 93S , Feb. 5

Highway 93 South

Parks Canada

Parks Canada will be conducting avalanche control on both Mount Whymper and the Simpson area along highway 93 South in Kootenay National Park on Friday Feb. 5. No activities on these peaks for the day.

See attached photos which give an overview of where Simpson and Mt. Whymper are, and close ups of each that have the general region to avoid (in red). We appreciate your cooperation with this.

Visitor Safety team
Banff/Yoho/Kootenay National Parks

Source: Mountain Conditions