Public Skating Rules of Conduct: Ottawa

Looks at general rules as well as activities that are or are not permitted...

Public Skating Policy: Township of Cavan Monaghan

Provides Policy Statement, defining Public Skating as a regularly...

Public Skating Guidelines: City of Edmonton

The City of Edmonton is committed to creating safe, healthy, vibrant...

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

Parks for All: Canadian Parks Summit

Canmore, Alberta played host to Canada's first Parks Summit. On the summit portal you'll find the Parks for All discussion paper as well as commissioned papers on related topics, presenation slides from the summit, videos, photos and more. 

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Latest News

U.S. Parks to Make Adaptation to "Continuous Change" a Top Goal

Added on Aug 19, 2016
U.S. National Park Service science adviser Gary Machlis calls climate change an "overarching" challenge facing the national parks...

CPRA Professional Development Certification (PDC) - Registration open for fall 2016

Added on Aug 19, 2016
Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) Professional Development Certification  (PDC) is tailored to the unique needs of the...

Have Your Say On Infrastructure In Canada

Added on Aug 19, 2016
The Federal Government, through Infrastructure Canada, has launched public consultations on Phase 2 of the $120B Infrastructure Plan. ...

Upcoming Events

Urban Ravine Restoration: Plants, Plans and Progress

Oct 28, 2016
With action at all levels of government and increasing interest among...

Foundational Community Building Certificate program - Five webinars

Oct 17, 2016
Five 1.5 hour webinars, some face-to-face workshops an option. NOTE: Only...

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