Algonquin 2017 Algonquin 1913

Celebrating 125 years!

Come celebrate with us in 2018.

  • View "then and now" images to see how parks have changed.
  • Have a look back through the history of Ontario Parks with our interactive map and timeline.
  • Check events that are happening in parks this year to plan your visit!

Ontario Parks 125th

Photo above: Algonquin Provincial Park - Cache Lake circa 1913 and 2017

1913 Photo courtesy of Archives of Canada

Timeline images

Batmobiles in the northwest!

Did you know several OP vehicles morph into “batmobiles” each season?

Mental Health

Mental health benefits of the outdoors

Mental illness affects 1 in 5 Canadians in any given year. Let’s talk about what some Vitamin N (nature) can do for your mental health.

Lake Superior Provincial Park

Decorate your device

This month's FREE digital download was snapped at Lake Superior Provincial Park. 

Fall Colour Report

It's that time of year again!

Make sure to check the fall colour report and plan your trip to a provincial park this fall.

Fall Colour Report

Fall is a great time to see your favourite park in a new light!