Celebrate Canada’s Parks Day on Saturday, July 17!

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!

Bronte Creek Provincial Park Hosts Halton Multicultural Picnic

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

Attention Algonquin and Arrowhead Provincial Park Visitors!

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!

Spend a Perfect Day at Mountain Equipment Coop’s Paddlefest

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

Journey of the Voyageur: 3-Day Algonquin Park Canoe Trip

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

More Giant Digital Photography Workshops at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park!

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!