Thousand Islands National Park of Canada

Looking Back...

80 years ago

A tour boat docks on Beau Rivage Island around 1930.  Beau Rivage Island near Gananoque has been part of Thousand Islands National Park since the park's establishment in 1904.
A tour boat docks on Beau Rivage Island around 1930. Beau Rivage Island near Gananoque has been part of Thousand Islands National Park since the park’s establishment in 1904.
© National Archives of Canada (C20527)

30 years ago

A young visitor on West Grenadier Island uses a piece of hose to blow water onto the “fire” on the island welcome sign in the mid-1970s.  West Grenadier became a part of the national park in 1905.
A young visitor on West Grenadier Island uses a piece of hose to blow water onto the “fire” on the island welcome sign in the mid-1970s. West Grenadier became a part of the national park in 1905.
© Parks Canada