Source: Sophia Harris, cbc.ca, October 07 2020
In spite of the tickets issued, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has said the vast majority of Americans driving to or from Alaska have complied with the regulations.
Some Americans continue to defy the rules by making side trips when driving through Canada to or from Alaska, despite tough measures introduced in July to put a stop to it.
In August, B.C. RCMP ticketed half-a-dozen Americans in two separate incidents for going off-route during their treks. The tickets totalled $4,500 in fines and, in one case, RCMP escorted a family of five out of Canada.
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