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Prince Edward Island National Park of Canada

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Temporary trail closures

Parks Canada wishes to advise that the Woodlands trail and the Reeds & Rushes trail in Dalvay, Prince Edward Island National Park will be closed from May 1 2014 to January 2015. This closure is in effect to facilitate upgrades to the park’s wastewater infrastructure. For more information, please contact us.

Island school runner-up in Canada’s Coolest School Trip contest

A Grade 8 class at Montague Intermediate School in Montague, PEI was one of three finalists in the 2014 Canada’s Coolest School Trip contest. The class was among 38 Grade 8 classes across the country to create videos on the importance of Parks Canada places to Canadians, focusing on its natural and historical significance. A panel of judges selected the winners from the ten videos that received the most public votes online.

The Montague Intermediate class won an overnight camping trip at Prince Edward Island National Park. Check out its winning video entry here. See the news release for more information about Canada's Coolest School Trip contest and the My Parks Pass program.

Camping reservations for 2014 season

Reservations for camping at Stanhope and Cavendish campgrounds are now available through the Parks Canada Campground Reservation Service by phoning 1-877-RESERVE (8 am to 6 pm) or online at

A reservation fee is charged per reservation, and cancellation and modification fees may also apply. Camping fees are charged per site for each night of your stay.

Beach use reminder

Dog owners! A gentle reminder that PEI National Park beaches go pet-free April 1-Oct. 15 every year. Thanks for your cooperation! » More information...



Early Bird Special Offer - 50% discount on seasonal passes

A seasonal pass provides unlimited access to the beaches, trails, regular summer programs and the Greenwich Interpretation Centre at Prince Edward Island National Park. Passes pay for themselves in just three visits! The sale price for early bird passes are:
Family/Group: $49.00  |  Adult: $19.60  |  Senior: $17.10  |  Youth (6-16): $9.80

Discounted passes are available until June 30, 2014 at 2 Palmers Lane, Charlottetown and online through our cooperating association, Parks and People Association.


Ecological restoration projects in Prince Edward Island National Park

Parks Canada received funding under a special project to improve ecological health in Prince Edward Island National Park and national historic sites in Prince Edward Island. Parks Canada is pleased to invest ...
» Ecological restoration projects...

You're Invited

Join us at one of our many special events in the park!
» 2014 Special Events Calendar...