Parks Canada

Hiking trails and natural wonders you can escape to near Toronto

Parks are starting to open as restrictions are slowly being lifted. Here are a few of the best options in and around Toronto.

Loraine Balita-Centeno

Canada's national parks to reopen June 1—with certain restrictions

On June 1, over half of Canada's national parks will be reopened, including Cape Breton Highlands, Pacific Rim, and Banff.

Quinn Patrick

Indigenous-led protest blocks access to Oka Park over coronavirus fears

Members of the Mohawk community of Kanesatake have blocked access to the Oka Provincial Park despite the government allowing it to reopen today.

Quinn Patrick

Trudeau government closes national parks to recreation until June

Parks Canada has announced that no camping or activities will be allowed in any national parks throughout the country until June at the earliest.

Sam Edwards