Canada National Parks

4 Canadian National Parks You Need To Visit This Summer

Flight Network | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

Admission to Canada's national parks is free in 2017, and it's time to start taking advantage. Parks Canada is offering free 2017 Discover Passes to commemorate the Great White North's 150th anniversary, and that means you gain admission-free access to all of the country's historic sites, marine conservation areas and national parks.

Canada Is Gorgeous And These 20 National Parks Prove It

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 03.22.2017 | Canada Living

Oh, Canada, you're so beautiful.

Conservationists Worried About Free Entry To Canada's Parks In 2017

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.02.2017 | Canada

There are concerns about how more tourists may affect the ecological integrity of some of the more popular parks.

Canadians Got Way Too Excited About Free National Parks Passes

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 12.04.2016 | Canada

Park passes will be free in 2017.

5 Camping Trips Every Canadian Should Take

Flight Network | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

The Great White North is home to some of the world's most dramatic mountain peaks, tranquil lakes, soothing waterfalls and iconic national parks. The following five destinations will send you into some of our country's most picture-perfect scenery while you enjoy one of Canada's favourite pastimes -- camping.

6 Canadian National Parks For Unforgettable Summer Adventures | Posted 05.25.2017 | Canada Travel

Ideal hiking weather, warmer water temperatures, and longer days make summer the best time of year to visit Canada's favourite national parks. However, the Great White North is home to more than 40 national parks, which makes it seem impossible to choose just a handful for your summer adventures.

Let's Go To The Park! Quebec's Best National Parks

Posted 04.26.2016 | Canada Living

Why you need to book a trip to one of Quebec's national parks this summer

Canada's National Parks Hit By Record Number Of Wildfires In 2015

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.10.2017 | Canada

Most of the damage in 2015 occurred in a single park.

Canada To Waive National Park Entry Fees In 2017

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Living

Outdoor lovers, rejoice.

The Beauty Of Fall In Canada's Most Gorgeous Parks

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Living

OH, Canada!

Volunteers Help Keep National Parks In Shipshape Amid Budget Cuts

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - When Stephen Harper drove a snowmobile last week near Quebec City to highlight millions in equipment grants given to private clubs, a differe...

Scandinavian Tourists 'Horrified' By Canada's Car Culture

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 08.05.2014 | Canada Living

Two Scandinavian tourists are honking their horns at Canadian car culture after a recent trip left them “horrified” by the sight of sprawling free...

Domestic Summer Destinations For Staying Active

Posted 07.23.2013 | Canada Travel

Whether it's exploring national parks or participating in physical activities, Canadians love the outdoors. Increasingly, more and more travellers are...

Google Takes On Canada's Wilderness

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada Travel

Some of Canada's most beloved national parks and historic sites are going online in hopes that allowing people to hike the woods on their computer scr...

Do Parks Canada Cuts Make Sense?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal NDP says cuts to winter services at national parks are out of step with the mandate of Parks Canada to increase exposure to the c...

Are You Willing To Pay More For This?

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Cash-strapped Parks Canada is stuck between a rock — or is that Rockies? — and a hard place.The federal agency is currently consulting th...

No 'Free Ride' for Businesses Near National Parks: Environment Minister

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Businesses located near national parks, historic sites and canals run by Parks Canada could be asked to pay fees to help offset upkeep and op...

National Parks Go Urban

David Suzuki | Posted 02.13.2012 | Canada Business
David Suzuki

Nestled within the heart of one of the fastest growing urban areas in North America, Rouge National Park will be unlike any other. It won't offer the panoramas of Jasper or Banff, or provide a safe haven for polar bears, like Manitoba's Wapusk National Park. But it will help connect city dwellers with nature.