CN and CP Service Disruptions Due to Wildfires

Trade Update • August 21, 2023

anadian National Railway (CN) and Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) are presently facing service disruptions due to significant forest fire activity in proximity to their rail lines.

Affected Areas

  • Train operations have been suspended and/or delayed west of Ashcroft and Kamloops, BC until further notice. Trains have been cancelled at Vancouver and Kamloops, BC.
  • Train operations in the vicinity of Hay River, N.W.T. on our Meander subdivision have been temporarily suspended or delayed until further notice.

Delays are to be expected. The resumption of services will occur gradually, contingent upon the stabilization of conditions in the affected areas. Railway teams will conduct thorough assessments of any potential damage, taking into consideration insights from local communities and stakeholders.

GHY will issue updates as they become available. Should you have any concerns, feel free to contact your dedicated Client Care Manager without hesitation.

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