Journey to the picturesque granite islands and windswept pine trees of Thousand Islands National Park. Explore secluded bays by kayak or powerboat. Enjoy a day by the river or overnight in waterfront oTENTik accommodations at the park’s mainland visitor centre. Discover rare species of turtles and birdlife alongside undulating hiking trails. Experience the magic of this captivating and historic wilderness, just a few hours from Toronto or Montreal.

Featured things to do

Island-hop via kayak or canoe through a vibrant freshwater biosphere.

More than 20 granite islands, stewarded within a rich ecosystem, invite adventurous paddlers. Thousand Islands National Park welcomes you to island-hop on scenic day trips, overnights or extended stays.

Boat-camp alongside the forest-fringed shores of Thousand Islands National Park.

Cruise into Thousand Islands National Park via powerboat. Hike through Carolinian woodland, swim in clear water and cast a line for walleye or pike. This is boat-camping—natural relaxation for the whole family.

Camp in a cosy oTENTik—comfortable riverside tent-cabins secluded in nature.

One part cabin, one part tent, cosy oTENTiks are an easy way to overnight in nature. Whether at mainland drive-to sites or on river islands, enjoy a true getaway at Thousand Islands National Park’s oTENTiks.

A family of cyclists and a heritage lighthouse

Your free pass to discovery

Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary at our Parks Canada places from coast to coast to coast.

Get your free 2017 Discovery Pass

Canada 150

Hours of operation

May 20th to June 23rd
Every day, from 10 am to 4 pm

Complete schedule


Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Contact us

Telephone: 613-923-5261
Toll-free: 1-888-773-8888