Interested in a first-hand wildlife research experience? Join wildlife experts at the Wildlife Research Station May 21-24, 2010 to accompany them in their attempts to better understand Algonquin’s plants and animals. This workshop is a great opportunity to learn more about the science behind wildlife research. Participants will have the opportunity to explore field and laboratory research techniques as they learn more about Algonquin’s wildlife. Continue reading Wildlife Research Weekend at Algonquin
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
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
And the winner is… Hawksley Workman & Algonquin Provincial Park. Congratulations! Continue reading The Results Are In- The Great Canadian Song Quest
Safety vest? Check. Radio? Check. Whistle? Check.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to get up close and personal with a moose calf? Well I have; and to satisfy my curiosity I set out into the thick brushes of Algonquin Provincial Park to volunteer with moose calf collaring. Talk about an experience of a life time! Continue reading I moose be dreaming…
Before you head to Algonquin this weekend to celebrate the spring fishing season in Ontario, make sure you are aware of the ice conditions in the park. Continue reading Caution: Spring Fishing in Algonquin – Ice Still on Lakes
Algonquin Provincial Park is beautiful in every season, but experiencing Algonquin in the winter is truly something special! As winter draws to a close, it’s time to take advantage of the exceptional combination of activities that Algonquin offers, including camping, skiing, snowshoeing, dog-sledding, wildlife viewing, and exploring the park visitor centre. Continue reading Spend the Rest of Winter in Algonquin Provincial Park
The Toronto Star recently conducted a reader survey on some of the top places to see in Canada and Ontario. Continue reading Ontario Parks Makes Ontario’s Top Five!
Who said that winter is the off season? Not at Ontario Parks! Whether you are looking to hit the trails, take part in winter programs or get away for the weekend we’ve got you covered. Continue reading Winter’s finally here! A busy season at Ontario Parks
Our family has been coming to Presqu’ile for 20 years. Every year for the past 19 years, we’ve taken a picture of our 4 children at the lighthouse steps. When we look at them, we remember all the years and memories we have here. We love all of the trails, deer, and other animals here. We consider this our second home. Presqu’ile is an amazing place.
Ron, Nancy, Russell, Mallory. Adrienne & Warren Ferwerda
Guelph, Ontario Continue reading Thanks for the memories! Part 4