A fire ban is in effect in the Town of Banff, in coordination with Parks Canada implementing a fire ban for Banff National Park due to elevated fire danger.
Vegetation within the park remains extremely dry despite the small amounts of precipitation and lower temperatures in recent days.
X Wood burning campfires
X Charcoal, briquette, or wood barbecues
X Outdoor wood burning stove
X Turkey fryers
X Tiki torches
- Gas or propane stoves and barbeques
- Propane or gas lanterns
- Patio heaters (propane, catalytic or infrared/radiant)
- Indoor wood burning stoves within fully enclosed permanent buildings
- Portable propane firepits