Report of the Working Group to Address the Calls to Action of the TRC

In January 2016, the NWT Recreation and Parks Association Board of...

Parkland and Trail Acquisition: Strategies for Success

Municipalities are rapidly realizing the need to preserve and protect high...

Heritage Conservation in Your Community

This session discusses the importance of community heritage as it relates...

Success Stories

Learn to Camp with Saskatchewan Parks

Are you interested in the idea of camping but don’t know where to start?... Read More


How can you make a healthy lifestyle easy, playful and fun for kids? Why... Read More

Forest and the Femme- Outdoor Recreation Program for Marginalized Women

Forest and the Femme (FATF) is a non-profit outdoor recreation program for... Read More

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Latest News

National Geographic launches guides to Canadian national parks, historic sites

Added on Jan 18, 2017
Two National Geographic travel guides are being launched this month to help mark Canada's 150th birthday in 2017. National Geographic...

Nature-themed playgrounds in Edmonton are a step in right direction, critics say (includes video)

Added on Jan 12, 2017
Edmonton aims to start construction of two nature-theme playgrounds this year, using safety-certified logs and rocks in place of painted...

Hike Nova Scotia and 33 organizations partner to offer Guided Snowshoe Hike Series

Added on Jan 11, 2017
Hike Nova Scotia and 33 host organizations across the province have partnered up to offer the 2017 Winter Guided Snowshoe Hike Series in...

Upcoming Events

National Health and Fitness Day

Jun 03, 2017

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing Featuring "Quit & Get Fit" - Toronto ON

Feb 17, 2017
The Ontario Society for Health and Fitness is happy to announce a new...

Recent Blog Posts

Summit Photo Album

We have collected some photos from the Parks Summit for you to enjoy and share. Below is a sneak... Read More

Canadian Parks Summit: Video Booth

The following playlists highlight videos that were shared with summit participants at the Parks For... Read More

Summit Recap Day 2: Connect and Conserve

Day Two of the parks conference saw delegates roll up their sleeves as they tackled the broader... Read More