Ontario’s Provincial Parks Make The Most of Winter

Exciting Activities For The Whole Family

Bronte Creek Cross-Country SkiersTORONTO – Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay invites everyone to discover why Ontario’s provincial parks are a terrific destination for a family winter getaway.

“I can’t think of a better way to enjoy an Ontario winter than by experiencing the peace and beauty of a snow-covered provincial park,” said Ramsay. “Many of our parks have well-marked, groomed trails for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, or hiking. For overnight stays, some parks offer cozy cabins or other indoor accommodation or you can set up your own tent.” Continue reading Ontario’s Provincial Parks Make The Most of Winter

Give the Gift of Ontario Parks

heritage t 400If your summer vacation seems like a distant memory, Ontario Parks has something that may help you get through the months ahead or solve a gift-giving dilemma. Ontario Parks exclusive line of souvenir merchandise offers a selection of quality items for the young and the young-at-heart.

Our 2006 Ontario Parks Calendar features spectacular photographs of parks across the province… and you can use it to count down the days until your next get-away! calendar coverOr you might choose Amorak our plush wolf cub, as a gift for that special someone on your list. Ontario Parks fleecewear will keep you warm and cozy no matter what the weather is like.

Click here for a list of available items and for fast, secure online shopping.

Re-opening of Campground at Inverhuron

Inverhuron ribbon-cuttingAbout 200 people helped Ontario Parks celebrate the recent re-opening of the campground at Inverhuron Provincial Park. The guest list included Municipality of Kincardine Mayor Glenn Sutton; local MPP Carol Mitchell; Mike Brown, the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Natural Resources; and Chief Paul Nadjiwan, of the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation. Past and current campers and Inverhuron staff were also on hand. Continue reading Re-opening of Campground at Inverhuron

Province Restricts Access To Missinaibi Provincial Park

September 7, 2005

PROVINCE RESTRICTS ACCESS TO MISSINAIBI PROVINCIAL PARK
Precautionary Measures Taken To Ensure Public Safety

TORONTO – The Ontario government is restricting access to certain interior areas of Missinaibi Provincial Park as a precautionary measure following a black bear attack on campers there yesterday, Natural Resources Minister David Ramsay announced today. Continue reading Province Restricts Access To Missinaibi Provincial Park