Ontario Parks is excited to partner with Trees Ontario in its delivery of the Ontario government’s 50 Million Tree program, and with Earth Rangers to establish tree plantations at three southern Ontario provincial parks. Continue reading Caution, tree seedlings at work
Spring is here and Ontario Parks are opening! Ontario has 329 provincial parks to choose from that cover an area larger than the province of Nova Scotia. There are countless reasons to get out there and discover the best Ontario has to offer. Continue reading Five Reasons To Visit Ontario Parks This Spring
Ontario Parks is pleased to announce that the French River Visitor Centre has been declared the recipient of the 2010 Governor General’s Medal in Architecture. Continue reading Congratulations To The French River Visitor Centre!
Nothing excites paddlers more than a strong spring sun accelerating the change of seasons. The early spring has paddling enthusiasts scrambling to get their gear together to take advantage of the great weather. Continue reading Ontario Parks at Trailhead’s SPRING RUNOFF 2010
One of the most magical times of the year to go canoeing, kayaking or hiking in the interior of Ontario Parks is just after the ice has left the lakes and just before black flies hatch – and start looking for a blood meal. Continue reading Ice Out Canoe Trips
On Saturday, March 20th, experience a last gasp of winter and the beauty of Quetico’s winter wilderness with a friendly ski tour. Quetico Provincial Park will be hosting the “Beaten Paths 8th Annual Cross Quetico Lakes Ski Tour”.
Skiers can choose from a 35 or 45 km tour and ski, mush or skijor across Quetico’s stunning lakes. The tour is organized by the Beaten Path Nordic Ski Club in cooperation with Quetico Provincial Park. For more information, contact Chris Stromberg at (807) 597-4503 or email@example.com or visit www.atikokancanoe.tripod.com/beatenpath
Each spring, thousands of Tundra swan and tens of thousand of other waterfowl flock into Rondeau Bay on their way north. This amazing diversity and volume of birds has made waterfowl viewing an annual ritual at Rondeau Provincial Park. Continue reading Wings of Spring!
This weekend (March 20th to March 21st), visit Presqu’ile Provincial Park to help celebrate the return of spring! Continue reading Celebrate the Return of Spring!
Whatever your age or ability, you can make your own 2010 moment at beautiful Sleeping Giant Provincial Park near Thunder Bay, Ontario. Continue reading Go for the Gold at the 2010 Sleeping Giant Loppet!
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