No gear? No problem! We’ve got you covered!


  • Hassle free family vacations
  • Awesome trips with friends
  • Easy camping for international travellers
  • Equipment you don’t have to buy or borrow

Planning your camping trip couldn’t be easier!


Parks Canada in partnership with Mountain Equipment Co-op is now offering Equipped Campsites at Elk Island National Park.

Let Parks Canada help you discover the freedom of camping!

Equipped Campsites provide the opportunity to go camping even if you don’t have camping equipment or simply want to avoid the hassle of organizing and packing everything for your camping trip.

We’ve got an Equipped Campsite waiting for you; you will need to bring a sense of adventure and your personal items (see full packing list to make sure you bring everything you need).

Go camping the easy way at Elk Island National Park!

We supply:

  • tent
  • sleeping pads
  • dining shelter
  • camping chairs
  • propane stove
  • lantern

Reservations are recommended.

To reserve a campsite, please visit or
dial toll free 1-877-737-3783 (1-877-RESERVE)
TTY: 1-866-787-6221.

Campground Operating Season: Mid-May to Thanks Giving Day (weather permitting)
Campground Reservable Period: Mid-May to Labour Day.

A propane lantern and camp stove are just a few of the items that make equipped camping easy, convenient and enjoyable.
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