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

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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.

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:

  • 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: FULL


  • Rouge National Urban Park: June 21-22 FULL 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: June 14-15 (presented at Paul Lake Provincial Park, Kamloops, BC)
  • Fort Langley National Historic Site: June 28-29 and September 6-7
  • Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard Lighthouse: August 23-24

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