Government is moving to conserve the entire Castle
The process has begun to designate all of the Castle Special Management Area under Parks’ legislation. To learn more about what this means and how you can get involved, please visit the links below.
Area & Trail Information
For advisories and closures for this and other areas, visit:
Under the backcountry trail rehabilitation program, trails in the area may be temporarily closed due to construction. Please be aware of construction projects on trails and avoid temporary closure areas
View information for Provincial Park Recreation Areas and other information on the region:
- Access and traditional land-use opportunities will continue for Aboriginal peoples.
About this Area/PLUZ
Established in March, 1998 to restrict motorized access to certain areas, and protect ecologically sensitive
backcountry areas from the adverse effects of such activity.
Area/PLUZ is 1,003 square kilometres (387.3 square miles).
Legislation, management, and planning relevant to the area:
Updated: May 20, 2016