First celebrated in 1990, Canada’s Parks Day is a national event, showcasing parks and historic sites in every province and territory in Canada. From Vancouver Island in the West, to Baffin Island in the North and Newfoundland and Labrador in the East, nearly 50,000 people take park in more than 300 Parks Day events annually! Continue reading Celebrate Canada’s Parks Day on Saturday, July 17!
For the sixth year, Bronte Creek welcomed over 1000 visitors in celebration of multiculturalism in Halton Region. Dignitaries representing Oakville, Burlington and the Region of Halton greeted the picnickers, who represented immigrants from over 100 different countries. Continue reading Bronte Creek Provincial Park Hosts Halton Multicultural Picnic
The G8 and G20 summits being held in Huntsville and Toronto provide a unique opportunity to showcase for world visitors some of Ontario’s rich natural heritage. Continue reading “Moose on the Loose” at Pearson
Ontario is preparing to welcome the world at the upcoming G8 Summit in Muskoka! Ontario Parks will continue to operate all of their provincial parks during the Summit. Parks in close proximity (like Algonquin and Arrowhead), may have minor delays due to security checkpoints and detours in and around the Huntsville area. Continue reading Attention Algonquin and Arrowhead Provincial Park Visitors!
Looking for something fun to do in two weeks? Join us to celebrate the canoe on Saturday, June 26th from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. at Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park. Continue reading National Canoe Day Celebration at Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park
Ontario Parks returns to Mountain Equipment Coop’s (MEC) Paddlefest at Sunnyside Beach in Toronto, Saturday June 12th and Sunday 13th. Whether you are new to paddle sports, looking to learn more, or are an expert paddler, Paddlefest has something for you. This year’s event features over 120 paddling courses, displays by clubs, equipment retailers, and experience providers. Continue reading Spend a Perfect Day at Mountain Equipment Coop’s Paddlefest
Come on out on Friday, June 4th to the Travel Information Centre – Toronto-Atrium On Bay for a special City TV Breakfast Television (BT) broadcast, with host Jennifer Valentyne. BT – Live EYE will be broadcasting from the Toronto Travel Information Centre location from 6:00am to 9:00am. Continue reading Get In Gear @ Ontario Parks
The journey moves through the northwest of Algonquin Provincial Park and is ideal for those looking for wildlife, stunning lakes and tasty meals cooked over an open fire. The pace is relaxed which makes this canoe trip suitable for all abilities and experience levels. If you’re lucky, you might catch sight of a large moose or hear a pack of wolves. Continue reading Journey of the Voyageur: 3-Day Algonquin Park Canoe Trip
Paddle the northwest corner of Algonquin in search of moose. Wake up with the sun, canoe through the mist and enjoy magical mornings photographing famed wildlife of Algonquin. Learn all about wildlife photography and enjoy three glorious days inside the most famous Ontario Park. Continue reading Algonquin Park Moose Photography Workshop
Join us in our second season of digital photography workshops at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Let local professional photographer Barry Wojciechowski (LPPO, PPOC) refresh or enhance your camera skills with tips and techniques on the how to’s of digital photography amongst the inspiring natural wonders of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Continue reading More Giant Digital Photography Workshops at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park!