Ontario Parks Partners support Water Safety

In 2013 Ontario Parks is again proud to recognize Mountain Equipment Co-Op and Ontario Power Generation for their support of our ParkSmart Life Jacket Lending Program. Visitors to Ontario Parks enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches and waterfronts in Ontario. Continue reading Ontario Parks Partners support Water Safety

Ontario Parks Supports Road Safety Act

Park visitors should be aware that that the Highway Traffic Act applies to all Ontario Park roads. Ontario is making the province’s roads (which includes all park campground roads) safer, with new changes that will help protect young and novice drivers.

As of August 1, 2010, drivers 21 and under must have a zero blood alcohol level when driving.

If caught, you face:
– A 30-day suspension
– Up to $500 in fines
– An immediate 24-hour licence suspension

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Latest storms less severe than in July

August 7, 2006

Silent Lake – Power at the park has been restored.

August 4, 2006

Awenda – The main road to the park was reopened as of midnight, however there is still no electrical or phone service. It is anticipated that electricity will be restored by Friday afternoon but phone service may not be repaired until early next week. Continue reading Latest storms less severe than in July