June 30, 2024 (Calgary, AB) – It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of an employee at Emerald Lake Lodge on the morning of June 30, 2024. Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts (CRMR) does not have details regarding the cause of death currently. CRMR is collaborating closely with the RCMP, the Park Warden, emergency services, our staff, department heads, and human resources to gather more information.

“We are deeply saddened by this tragic passing of an employee,” says Andre Lowenberg, Lodge Manager, Emerald Lake Lodge. “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased, as well as our current employees, during this difficult time.”

CRMR has contacted the family of the deceased and is working to provide them with the necessary support. To protect the family’s privacy, CRMR will not be releasing the individual's name.

CRMR team members are working closely with our department heads and Emerald Lake Lodge’s Lodge Manager to also provide support and resources to our front-line staff and employees.

“For current and upcoming guests, this will not impact operations at Emerald Lake Lodge,” notes Lowenberg. “We do request that guests be respectful and minimize questions to staff who have just lost a colleague and most importantly a friend. We appreciate everyone’s understanding in this situation.”

“We are working diligently to gather accurate details about the situation and will provide updates as more information becomes available or deemed necessary,” notes Lauren Telfer, Director of Marketing & Communications.