Celebrate Healthy Parks Healthy People with Ontario Parks!

When: July 19, 2024

Where: All operating Ontario Parks.

What: Free day use at all Ontario Parks. We are opening our doors to everyone in Ontario; there will be no charge for day use visitation during the celebration. Explore a new park, sample our facilities and services or enjoy a fun event in a great natural setting!

Why: The time to strengthen and rediscover our connection to nature is now! Ontario’s provincial parks are home to some of the most inspiring and beautiful landscapes in the country. We want to increase the awareness and uptake of the strong benefits linked to spending time in nature.

What is included with the free day use entry?

All visitors to the park will be issued a complimentary day-pass to the park. You may enjoy the park facilities until 10:00pm on July 19. Additional charges for facilities not included in day use such as camping, equipment rentals. Don’t forget to guarantee your spot! Visit Ontario Parks’ reservation service to obtain a daily vehicle permit in advance for one of the many participating parks up to five days in advance of your trip.