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Discover Parks Canada

450 000 km² of memories

Spring 2019

Explore the extraordinary!

Two kayakers in front of Grosse Île au Marteau at Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve.

Uncover some of Canada’s hidden gems. Find something your style: kick-back and enjoy nature, rediscover the past or complete a bucket list worthy adventure!

Don’t forget to keep the Parks Canada App handy for great information and travel tips anywhere, anytime!

Parks Canada night

A Parks Canada employee provides information to a man in a MEC store.

Join us on May 16th for Parks Canada night at MEC stores in a city near you! Our friendly team members will be on-site at select locations to help you plan your next trip and give you insider-knowledge about Parks Canada places.

Purchase a Parks Canada Discovery Pass on site and receive 10% off your MEC purchases*. Already have a valid pass? Bring it with you for the same great savings!

In collaboration with: MEC logo

*MEC membership required

Wildlife cam selfies

Close-up image of a wolf in front of a bear and another wolf in Ivvavik National Park.

Get into the spirit of spring with our favourite animal moments – photos, videos, and time-lapse images – revealed by our wildlife webcams and remote cameras!

Respect wildlife, stay safe and #KeepWildlifeWild.

Experience history

An interpreter dressed as Anne Shirley runs with children in front of Green Gables Heritage Place.

Mark your calendars! July 6 is Canada Historic Places Day.

Travel back in time and discover the drama of the past. Hundreds of fascinating historic places are waiting to be discovered – find one near you.

Memories for the making

Two kids admiring the sunset on the lake at Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site.

Check out our exciting new event list to find adventure, fun for the whole family, or a break from the everyday!

Plan by region with online maps and itineraries; download a visitor guide or let our travel tips and ideas page inspire you!