On Saturday July 17, 2010, Killarney Provincial Park unveiled its new observatory, recognizing 25 years of astronomy in the park. Inside the observatory is a 10 inch Mead LX5 telescope that was donated to the park by astronomer Bruce Waters. Continue reading Stargazing observatory at Killarney Provincial Park
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
Looking for a fun filled Family Day weekend? Look no further. The Friends of Killarney Provincial Park are hosting a winter activity weekend beginning on Saturday February 13 at 2pm – Sunday February 14th. Continue reading Winter Activity Day at Killarney Provincial Park
Provincial park co-operating associations, or Friends groups, are community based, not-for-profit, charitable organizations which work to enhance the interpretive, educational and recreational programs of the park with which they are associated. Continue reading Friends Helping Friends
Spectacular fall colours, cool nights, and sunny days – with no mosquitoes or black flies – make autumn a great time of year to visit a provincial park. Continue reading Autumn Is Show Time In Ontario’s Northern Ontario Parks
There may be snow on the ground, but there are still birds in the sky! Take advantage of the beautiful winter setting and explore the bird life at Killarney Provincial Park. Continue reading Killarney’s Annual Christmas Bird Count
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!
In a current survey done by Globe Travel, readers were asked where their favourite place is to pitch a tent in Canada. Continue reading Where to Pitch Your Tent in Ontario