Reservations

Reserve campsites, accommodations, and activities.

Camping and overnight accommodations

Types of accommodations, camping basics, and recommendations.

Plan your visit

Things to do, travel tips, vacation ideas, activities and experiences.

Passes, permits and fees

Daily fees, seasonal and annual passes, and boating permits.

Safety and guidelines

Prepare for a safe and enjoyable trip.

Get involved

Volunteer with us, be a citizen scientist, or join a campus club.

Things to do this summer

Summer events, hiking, biking, wildlife watching, beaches and more.

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Mobile guided tours

Enhance your visit with exclusive self-guided experiences available only on the app.

Learn more and download the Parks Canada App

Making roads safer for wildlife

Roads are the biggest source of human-caused wildlife death in Canada’s national parks.

Learn how you can help too

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Jasper National Park is closed

An Evacuation Order has been issued for the Town of Jasper. Everyone in Jasper must evacuate now. Take Highway 16 towards British Columbia.

Alberta Emergency Alerts.

About Parks Canada

National parks

About, system plan, and how parks are created.

National historic sites

About, system plan, and national historic designations.

National marine conservation areas

About, system, policies, regulations, and how areas are created.

National urban parks

About, draft policy, funding for related research, and how new urban parks are created.

Nature and science

Protecting lands, waters, species and ecosystems. Climate change. Indigenous leadership.

Culture and history

People, places and events that have shaped Canada’s history. Indigenous connections, world heritage sites and more.

Unforgettable moments with Parks Canada

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