Emergency satellite phones installed in KNP
The Committee to Secure Emergency Communications Facilities in Kootenay National Park (KNP) is pleased to announce that Parks Canada has installed four emergency satellite phones in the park.
The satellite phones are all operational and located at Marble Canyon, Simpson River, Kootenay River and Kootenay Crossing.
Here are links to the locations of the emergency satellite phones:
Marble Canyon Day Use Area https://goo.gl/maps/gijSi28eKXVjv1Gw9
Simpson River Trailhead https://goo.gl/maps/fktW6MApy8qT5vN3A
Kootenay River Day Use Area https://goo.gl/maps/WVPbUFTuHK6MBa8ZA
Kootenay Crossing Operations Centre https://goo.gl/maps/pU2ZdY4VENfnhg7HA
e-KNOW file photo
Colleen Roberts, Director, Committee to Secure Emergency Communications Facilities