Moose and bear sightings reported on Fernie trails and in city parks

blackiie 1Monday May 14.  A bear sighting was reported on Kiddy Up yesterday and Moose sightings have been reported throughout the trail network and in James White Park and behind Maiden Lake.

Fernie is Wildlife Country.  Be prepared and expect to encounter wildlife anytime.  Make noise to avoid surprise encounters and to warn wildlife and other trail users that you are around the corner.  Carry Bear spray, have it accessible and know how to use it.

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