Learn-to Camp Experiences with Parks Canada and Mountain Equipment Co-op

Reservations open April 18, 2014!

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Think you might want to experience the pleasure of camping overnight but just need a helping hand? This summer, register for Parks Canada's Learn-to camp events, co-presented with Mountain Equipment Co-op! These events are hosted across Canada and offer you the opportunity to learn how to plan and enjoy safe and successful camping trips.

Collage of photos from past Learn-to Camp Activities Learn-to Camp Activities presented by Parks Canada and Mountain Equipment Co-op
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Events feature workshops on camping related skills like how to set up a tent or cook in the outdoors. Participants have the opportunity to enjoy fun interpretive programs and other Parks Canada activities.

Come and enjoy the experience of camping at one of our events!

2014 Event Locations and Dates

Newfoundland and Labrador:

Signal Hill National Historic Site: August 23-24

Nova Scotia:

Cape Breton Highlands National Park: July 12-13

Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site: June 28-29

Prince Edward Island:

Prince Edward Island National Park: June 21-22

New Brunswick:

Fundy National Park: July 12-13


Lévis Forts National Historic Site: June 14-15

Lachine Canal National Historic Site: June 21-22

La Mauricie national Park: To Be Confirmed


Rouge National Urban Park: June 21-22 and September 13-14


Riding Mountain National Park: June 14-15 and July 26-27


Prince Albert National Park: June 21-22


Elk Island National Park: June 14-15

British Columbia:

Gulf Islands National park Reserve: June 14-15

Yoho National Park: June 21-22

Mount Revelstoke National Park: To Be Confirmed

Fort Langley National Historic Site: June 28-29 and September 6-7

Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse: August 23-24

Registrations will begin on April 18th 2014.

Call 1-888-773-8888 for more information.