Skip to main content

Know Before You Go

This page is a resource for you to check for major events before you travel.


Provincial Resources:
Provincial Proof of Vaccination requirement is lifted (Apr 29/22)
Travel and COVID-19 (Apr 12/22)
Province Wide Restrictions (Apr 8/22) – Know Before You Go and Travelling Responsibly

Federal Resources:
Before You Travel Video
Entry Criteria
Returning to Canada

Travel & Tourism

Information links for developments in COMMUNITIES and PARKS:
Arrow Slocan Tourism

Cranbrook Tourism
Creston Valley Tourism
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
Destination Castlegar
Invermere-Panorama / Panorama Mountain Resort
Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism / Whitewater Ski Resort
Tourism Revelstoke / Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Tourism Fernie / Fernie Alpine Resort
Tourism Golden / Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Tourism Kimberley / Kimberley Alpine Resort
Tourism Radium
Tourism Rossland / RED Mountain Resort

BC Parks

National Parks
Kootenay National Park
Yoho National Park
Glacier & Mt. Revelstoke National Parks


Current Road Advisories & Information:  Use these resources before you travel to check for major road events such as delays, closures, travel advisories and suggested detours.

TransCanada Highway construction:
Highway #1, just east of Golden   –  
The Highway is open with some stoppages –
Please check the Construction Calendar below before you travel for specifics.
Construction information line: 1-844-815-6111
Construction Calendar (map)

More resources for the latest information before you travel:

Get Social and Share Your Adventure
With Us By Using #KOOTROCKS