Camp in Comfort

Ontario Parks is piloting new types of roofed accommodation this year at Murphys Point, Arrowhead and Pinery Provincial Parks. We started with Camp Cabins. There is one located in each of our pilot parks.  The second new accommodation is a Deluxe Tent.  This tent is now available at Murphys Point (site 48), Arrowhead (site 247) and Pinery (site 491). Continue reading Camp in Comfort

Where to swim at Ontario Parks

This summer has been fantastic for swimmers. And nothing beats a cool dip on a hot summer day so we asked park staff where they think the best swimming is in Ontario: Continue reading Where to swim at Ontario Parks

Kids’ play at Ontario Parks

Need a way to get your kid more active this summer? Try one of Ontario Parks’ amazing Natural Heritage Education (NHE) programs. Kids can run around, explore, and interact with other kids in safe park settings. The Natural Heritage Education programs are led by knowledgeable NHE leaders and the fee for most programs is included in the price of a day or overnight park permit. Continue reading Kids’ play at Ontario Parks

Canoe Celebration at Samuel de Champlain

Samuel de Champlain Provincial Park on the historic Mattawa River is the perfect place to celebrate the canoe this spring! Connect with people who love to paddle. Experience something new like paddling a voyageur canoe or making a paddle. Celebrate our proud paddling heritage. Continue reading Canoe Celebration at Samuel de Champlain

Chill out in Ontario Parks’ backcountry

Looking to chill out in Ontario Parks’ backcountry? Here are six provincial parks that offer canoe and kayak rentals and hiking trails that access unique park landscapes. Algonquin and Killarney Provincial Parks are iconic and known around the world. Continue reading Chill out in Ontario Parks’ backcountry