Canada National Parks

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.