Ontario Parks

2016-2017 Winter Day Use Permit

Winter Permit Now available online
Backcountry Maps in the Online Store

Planning a Backcountry Camping Trip?

Our online store has a selection of backcountry/paddling route maps

Maps at the Online Store

January’s digital download

laptop_1280x800_janHappy New Year, parks-lovers! Throughout 2017, we’re sharing a free downloadable graphic. Each month will feature a different park, season, activity or natural resource. We’ve specially sized these images for your computers, tablets, smartphones and Facebook covers. To download, click the size/type of image you’d like, right-click on the picture and select “Save image as.” … Continue reading January’s digital download

Winter royalty: the Canadian lynx

LynxToday’s post comes from Christine Terwissen, a biologist intern from our Southeast zone. Lynx can be thought of as the “king” of winter animals. Their thick fur allows them to remain active all winter. Lynx can be found throughout Canada’s boreal forest, which in Ontario generally means north of Algonquin. However, not many people manage to … Continue reading Winter royalty: the Canadian lynx

January vacancy highlights (roofed accommodation)

Killarney cabinStart 2017 off right with a cozy winter staycation! Stay warm and cozy at Ontario Parks this January in one of our roofed accommodations! We’ve got lots of cabins, cottages and yurts available all month, especially for midweek visitors! Accommodations featured below were available as of 3:30 pm, December 21, 2016. Algonquin Provincial Park (Mew Lake) — … Continue reading January vacancy highlights (roofed accommodation)