Wildlife Research Weekend at Algonquin

Interested in a first-hand wildlife research experience? Join wildlife experts at the Wildlife Research Station May 21-24, 2010 to accompany them in their attempts to better understand Algonquin’s plants and animals. This workshop is a great opportunity to learn more about the science behind wildlife research. Participants will have the opportunity to explore field and laboratory research techniques as they learn more about Algonquin’s wildlife. Continue reading Wildlife Research Weekend at Algonquin

Park Superintendent of Algonquin Receives Ontario Parks Award

The Peter Thomson Award is dedicated to the recognition of a park superintendent who has made a significant contribution to their park and the park system in the areas of protection, entrepreneurship and initiative, valuing people and the public, overcoming adversity and leaving a lasting fingerprint on the park system. Continue reading Park Superintendent of Algonquin Receives Ontario Parks Award

Take A Challenge… A Park Once Challenge

After a morning of driving you reach your favourite camping destination, the last thing you want to do is be trapped in a car any longer than you have to, so why not Park Once when you get to the park and get yourself out into the green scene, walk to the beach or park store. Continue reading Take A Challenge… A Park Once Challenge

Exciting Events Happening at Killbear July 16-18

How about taking in a program or two during your visit at Killbear.

**Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult at all Interpretive Programs as well as at the Visitor Centre**

In case of rain, Kids Programs will be held in the Visitor Centre at 10:30 am. See any office for more details

Thursday July 16

Time Warp
Kids Program (ages 4-11)
10am at the day use beach

The Bear Facts
Welcome to Black Bear Country
8:30pm at the Amphitheatre

Friday July 17

Web of Life
Kids Program (ages 4-11)
10am in front of administration

What’s Growing On?
Guided Hike
2pm at the Lookout Point Trail

Saturday July 18

Friends of Killbear
Bike Rodeo
10am-2pm at the Amphitheatre

Ultimate Camping Adventure
Celebrate Parks Day!
8:30pm at the Amphitheatre