Autumn leaves in Ontario… few landscapes are more breathtaking. Every year at this time, we head outdoors in an attempt to savour autumn’s impressive changing colours. So how can you make the most of this season? Continue reading Planning a fall getaway in Ontario? Check out the Fall Colour Report!
September 11th to 15th is Health and Health Promotion week in Ontario. Continue reading Healthy By Nature! – Celebrating Health & Health Promotion Week
Deep in the wilds of Algonquin Park, a lone grad student stands: Continue reading SEEKING THE ELUSIVE BLANDING’S TURTLE
Have you ever seen a Karner Blue Butterfly? No? Well, you’re not alone. Continue reading KARNER BLUE “BLUES”
The melodic beat of drums; the rushing of a powerful river. These are the sounds that greeted visitors and guests at the recent official opening of the new Visitor Centre at French River Provincial Park. Continue reading “Voices of the River” New Visitor Centre Opens at French River
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
August 1, 2006
Ontario Parks reservation service is back to normal Continue reading Update on Storm Cleanup at Ontario Parks
Did you know that 15 per cent of North American dragonflies are at risk of extinction in the foreseeable future? Many of these beautiful, delicate creatures require high levels of oxygen, associated with free-flowing rivers. Continue reading Help us count Dragonflies!
My family has been going to Sandbanks since before I was born and I am now 28 and have continued the tradition every summer, but the most memorable summer was in 1996. I met the man of my dreams on the beach that hot, hot summer. Jason and I had both “grown up” in the park. Every summer since I was 13, I can remember a group of boys that always seemed to be sleeping on the beach, but they didn’t even notice me. Continue reading Thanks for the memories! Part 5