Chief Mountain re-opens for the season, Wild Horse extending hours

News release

The Chief Mountain border crossing.

May 13, 2019       Calgary, Alberta       Canada Border Services Agency

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to announce that the Chief Mountain port of entry is re-opening for the season, beginning Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Additionally, the Wild Horse port of entry will be extending its hours for the season on May 15.

Chief Mountain is located along Highway 6, in Alberta. Last season, more than 68,000 travellers entered Canada at Chief Mountain, and CBSA officers are prepared for another busy summer.

The port of Wild Horse is located 68 km (42 miles) north of Havre, Montana, on US Highway 232, and 145 km (90 miles) south of Medicine Hat, Alberta, on Highway 41.

Quick facts

  • Chief Mountain hours of operation (Mountain Time)

    May 15 – May 31, 2019: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

    June 1 – September 2, 2019: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

    September 3 – September 30, 2019: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • Wild Horse hours of operation (Mountain Time)

    May 15 – September 30, 2019: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    October 1, 2019 – May 14, 2020: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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