Westcastle Field Station evacuated - bookings cancelled

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In response to the current wildfire situation threatening the Castle Wilderness Area, the University of Lethbridge has closed the Westcastle Field Station.

There currently is nobody on site at the station and selected field equipment has been removed as a precaution. The Pincher Creek Fire Dept. is providing dedicated protection for the site and the road to the station is closed, admitting only vehicles authorized by the fire department.

All current bookings for the Westcastle Field Station have been cancelled until further notice.


Trevor Kenney | trevor.kenney@uleth.ca | 403-329-2710