Emergency contact information
When planning your trip please become familiar with the appropriate ways to activate emergency services and know that not all areas have access to 9-1-1 or cellular coverage.
Parks Canada has two 24/7 Emergency Dispatch Centres to receive reports and assist in the management of Backcountry, Wildlife or Wildfire incidents for most sites across our system.
- Mingan Archipellago National Park Reserve
- Forillon National Park
- The Saguenay St-Lawrence Marine Park
- Banff National Park
- Lake Louise, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks
To report emergencies for most other National Parks, including the Chillkoot Trail National Historic Site, contact 1-877-852-3100
To report emergencies for La Mauricie National Park, contact 1-819-536-3180
General information and non-urgent assistance can be obtained through Parks Canada’s information line at 1-888-773-8888