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2017
reservations will launch in JANUARY
Mark your calendar!

To make it easier to plan your experiences, reservations will be available in January 2017 for visits during the period of April 2017 through to March 2018.

Search below for details about our 2017 reservations, including the specific date and time that reservations launch for each location. 2017 reservable and operating dates will be posted on this page as they become available. Please check back in the fall for the latest information.

Please note that for visiting anytime up until March 2017, reservations are already being accepted (where applicable).

RESERVE. RELAX. EXPERIENCE.

oTENTik camping, La Mauricie National Park
© Parks Canada

Reservations:
1-877-RESERVE (737-3783)

Information:
1-888-773-8888

Welcome to Parks Canada's online Reservation Service for 27 national parks and historic sites across Canada. Whether it be a fully-serviced campsite, roofed accommodation, an interpretive guided hike or a remote backcountry experience, visitors can plan their experience with confidence and travel at ease, with the peace of mind of a guaranteed place at their favourite location.

You can access our Reservation Service:

  • Online 24/7 at: www.reservation.parkscanada.gc.ca
  • By calling: 1-877-RESERVE (1-877-737-3783). The telephone service is available from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. local park time (except from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Newfoundland).

If you would like more general information, please call the Parks Canada national information line at 1-888-773-8888.

Here are our current reservation dates:


Newfoundland and Labrador | Nova Scotia | Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick | Quebec | Ontario | Manitoba
Saskatchewan | Alberta | British Columbia


Newfoundland and Labrador

Gros Morne National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Cabin


2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
8:30 a.m. NST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Berry Hill (including oTENTiks and Cabins) June 9 to September 17 June 9 to September 17
Green Point (oTENTiks)
Shallow Bay (includes oTENTiks)
Trout River Pond (includes oTENTiks)

Terra Nova National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
8:30 a.m. NST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Malady Head (including oTENTiks) June 14 to September 23 June 14 to September 23
Newman Sound (including oTENTiks) May 17 to October 8 A, B, E, F, G, I, J loops:
May 17 to May 22;
June 14 to September 4;
October 5 to October 8

K, L, M (long term):
May 17 to October 8
Backcountry May 17 to October 8 May 17 to October 8



Nova Scotia

Cape Breton Highlands National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

Equipped

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Monday, January 23rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. AST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Broad Cove (including oTENTiks) Sites 1-34:
June 23 to September 4;

Sites 35-202 & oTENTiks:
May 19 to October 9
Sites 1-34:
June 23 to September 4;

Sites 35-202 & oTENTiks:

May 19 to October 9
Cheticamp (including oTENTiks and Equipped Camping) May 19 to October 9 May 19 to October 9
Ingonish Beach (including oTENTiks and Equipped Camping)

Kejimkujik National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Yurt

Cabin

Backcountry


2017 Reservation Launch:
Monday, January 23rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. AST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cavendish (including oTENTiks) May 19 to October 15 May 19 to October 15
Backcountry Camping (including Cabins)
Jakes Landing (including Yurt and Cabin)



Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Monday, January 23rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. AST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cavendish (including oTENTiks) Loops A, B, C, D:
June 16 to September 28

oTENTiks:
June 16 to September 28

Loop A & D:
June 16 to September 28

Loop B & C:
June 16 to September 3

oTENTiks:
June 16 to September 28

Stanhope (including oTENTiks) June 16 to September 3 Sites 1-41, 42-86 & 100-139:
June 16 to September 3

oTENTiks:
June 16 to September 3



New Brunswick

Fundy National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Yurt

Cabin

Backcountry


2017 Reservation Launch:
Friday, January 20th, 2017
8:00 a.m. AST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Chignecto North (including oTENTiks) May 19 to October 8 Sections A, D & oTENTiks
May 19 to October 8

Sections B and C
May 19 to May 21; June 12 to September 3; October 5 to October 8
Point Wolfe (including oTENTiks)

Camping:
June 23 to September 3

oTENTiks
May 19 to October 8

Camping:
June 12 to September 3

oTENTiks
May 19 to October 8
Headquarters
(including Yurts and oTENTiks)
May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8
Backcountry Camping May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8

Kouchibouguac National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

Equipped

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Friday, January 20th, 2017
8:00 a.m. AST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
South Kouchibouguac (including oTENTiks and Equipped Camping) May 18 to October 9 Sites 126-184:
June 16 to September 4

Sites 1-125, 185-312/oTENTiks:
May 18 to October 9
Côte-à-Fabien June 2 to September 4 June 2 to September 4



Quebec

Forillon National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cap-Bon-Ami June 23 to September 3 June 23 to September 3
Des-Rosiers (includes oTENTiks) June 2 to September 3 June 2 to September 3
Petit Gaspé (includes oTENTiks)

Camping:
June 23 to October 8

oTENTiks
June 2 to October 8

Camping:
June 23 to October 8

oTENTiks
June 2 to October 8

La Mauricie National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Backcountry


2016 Dates: Available Now
Name of Campground/Hike2016 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2016 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Rivière-à-la-Pêche (including oTENTiks) Campsites
May 13 to October 9

oTENTiks
Open year-round
Campsites
May 13 to October 9

oTENTiks
Year-round
Wapizagonke June 22 to September 4 June 22 to September 4
Mistagance (including oTENTiks) May 13 to October 9 May 13 to October 9
Canoe Camping
(Backcountry)

2017 Reservation Launch:
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST

Name of Campground/Hike

2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)

2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)

Rivière-à-la-Pêche (including oTENTiks)

Campsites
May 18 to October 8

oTENTiks
Open year-round

Campsites
May 18 to October 8

oTENTiks
Year-round

Wapizagonke

June 22 to September 3

June 22 to September 3

Mistagance (including oTENTiks)

May 18 to October 8

May 18 to October 8

Canoe Camping
(Backcountry)

Mingan Archipelago National Park


Tent

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Grande Île - Barachois à Montpetit June 1 to September 30 June 12 to September 10
Grande Île - Havre à Petit-Henri
île à la Chasse - Havre à Landry
île du Havre - Anse des Noyés
île du Havre - Havre au Sauvage
Île Niapiskau - Anse du Noroît
île Nue de Mingan
Île Quarry - Baie Quarry East (oTENTiks only)
Île Quarry - Baie Quarry West


Saint-Ours Canal National Historic Site


oTENTik





2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Davard Island (oTENTiks) May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8


Ontario

Bruce Peninsula National Park


Tent

RV

Yurt

Backcountry


2016 Dates: Available Now
Name of Campground/Hike2016 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2016 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cyprus Lake - (including Yurts) Poplars
April 29 to October 9

Birches
April 29 to October 30

Tamarack
Open year-round

Poplars
April 29 to October 9

Birches
April 29 to October 30

Tamarack
April 29 to October 30

Backcountry Camping (Bruce Trail) Open year-round April 29 to October 30

 

2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cyprus Lake - (including Yurts)

Poplars
April 28 to October 28

Birches
April 28 to October 28

Tamarack
Open year-round

Poplars
April 28 to October 28

Birches
April 28 to October 28

Tamarack
April 28 to October 28

Backcountry Camping (Bruce Trail) Open year-round April 28 to October 28

Georgian Bay Islands National Park


Tent

oTENTik

Cabin


2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Cedar Spring (includes oTENTiks and Cabins) May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8
Christian Beach (Cabins only)

Point Pelee National Park


oTENTik



2017 Reservation Launch:
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Camp Henry TBD TBD

Pukaskwa National Park


oTENTik



2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Backcountry Camping – Hiking May 15 to October 14 May 15 to October 14
Backcountry Camping – Paddling

Rideau Canal National Historic Site


oTENTik

Cabin


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Beveridges Lock 34 (oTENTiks only) May 20 to October 9 May 20 to October 9
Upper Brewers Lock 44 (oTENTiks only)
Upper Nicholsons Lock 19 (oTENTiks only)

Thousand Islands National Park


Tent

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Aubrey Island May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8
Beau Rivage Island
Camelot Island
Georgina Island
Gordon Island (including oTENTiks)
Grenadier Island - East
Grenadier Island - North
McDonald Island (including oTENTiks)
Mulcaster Island
Mallorytown Landing oTENTiks


Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site


oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 19th, 2017
8:00 a.m. EST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Douro Lock 24 (oTENTiks only) May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8
Rosedale - Lock 35 (oTENTiks & Cabin)



Manitoba

Riding Mountain National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Yurt


2017 Reservation Launch:
Monday, January 16th, 2017
8:00 a.m. CST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Wasagaming (including oTENTiks and Yurt)

Sites 001 - 085:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 101 - 172:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 201 - 275:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 301 - 359:
May 19 to September 3;

Sites 401 - 421:
May 19 to September 3;  

Sites 501 - 577:
May 19 to September 3;  

Sites 601 - 640:
May 19 to September 3;

oTENTiks (701-731)
May 11 to October 8;

Yurt
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 001 - 085:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 101 - 172:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 201 - 275:
May 11 to October 8;

Sites 301 - 359:
May 19 to September 3;

Sites 401 - 421:
May 19 to September 3;  

Sites 501 - 577:
May 19 to September 3;  

Sites 601 - 640:
May 19 to September 3;

oTENTiks (701-731)
May 11 to October 8;

Yurt
May 11 to October 8;




Saskatchewan

Prince Albert National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Friday, January 13th, 2017
8:00 a.m. Saskatchewan CST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Beaver Glen (including oTENTiks) May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8
Red Deer


Grasslands National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced
Tepee
Teepee

oTENTik

2016 Dates: Available Now
Name of Campground/Hike2016 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2016 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Frenchman Valley (includes Teepees) Year Round May 20 to September 5

 

2017 Reservation Launch:
Friday, January 13th, 2017
8:00 a.m. Saskatchewan CST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Frenchman Valley (includes Teepees) Year Round May 1 to October 9



Alberta

Banff National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

Equipped

oTENTik


2016 Dates: Available Now
Name of Campground/Hike2016 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2016 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Lake Louise Hard-Sided Equipment Only Open for camping year-round June 20 to September 14
Lake Louise Soft-sided Tents/Trailers May 30 to September 27
Tunnel Mountain
Trailer Court
May 12 to October 2 May 12 to October 2
Tunnel Mountain
Village 1
Johnston Canyon May 26 to September 25 May 26 to September 25
Two Jack Lakeside (oTENTiks) May 12 to October 2 May 26 to September 19
Two Jack Main (includes Equipped Camping) June 23 to September 4 June 23 to September 4
Tunnel Mountain
Village 2
Until May 15, 2016 Until May 15, 2016

 

2017 Reservation Launch:
Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Lake Louise Hard-Sided Equipment Only Open for camping year-round June 20 to September 14
Lake Louise Soft-sided Tents/Trailers May 30 to September 28
Tunnel Mountain
Trailer Court
May 11 to October 1 May 11 to October 1
Tunnel Mountain
Village 1
Johnston Canyon May 25 to September 24 May 25 to September 24
Two Jack Lakeside (oTENTiks) May 11 to October 1 May 25 to September 17
Two Jack Main (includes Equipped Camping) June 22 to September 3 June 22 to September 3
Tunnel Mountain
Village 2
Year Round January 1 to December 31
oTENTiks Tunnel Mountain Village 2 May 1 to October 30 May 18 to October 30

Elk Island National Park


Tent

RV

Equipped


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 12th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Astotin Lake (includes Equipped Camping) May 19 to October 8 May 19 to October 8

Jasper National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Backcountry


2016 Dates: Available Now
Name of Campground/Hike2016 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2016 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Pocahontas May 20 to September 10 May 20 to September 10
Wabasso June 17 to September 4 June 17 to September 4
Wapiti October 12 (2015) to May 5;

May 20 to May 22;

June 17 to September 17;

October 10 to May 4 (2017)
May 20 to May 22;

June 17 to September 17
Whistlers May 6 to October 9 May 6 to October 9
Backcountry Camping Year-round Year-round

 

2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Pocahontas May 17 to September 16 May 17 to September 16
Wabasso May 17 to September 16 May 17 to September 16
Wapiti October 9 (2016) to May 2

May 3 to October 8 (2017)
May 3 to October 8
Whistlers May 3 to October 8 May 3 to October 8
Palisades Year-round Year-round

 

2017 Reservation Launch:
Wednesday January 25th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
 
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Backcountry Camping Year Round Year Round

Waterton Lakes National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

 
2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 12th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Townsite April 14 to October 10 May 13 to September 10



British Columbia

Fort Langley National Historic Site


oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. PST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
oTENTiks May 1 to October 8 May 1 to October 8

Fort Rodd Hill National Historic Site


oTENTik


2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. PST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
oTENTiks May 14 to September 28 May 14 to September 28

Gulf Islands National Park Reserve


Tent

RV

Backcountry

 
2017 Reservation Launch:
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
8:00 a.m. PST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
McDonald May 15 to September 30 May 15 to September 30
Prior Centennial
Sidney Spit
Backcountry Camping

Kootenay National Park


Tent

RV

Serviced

oTENTik

Guided Hikes


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 12th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Redstreak (includes oTENTiks) May 6 to October 9 May 11 to October 9
Burgess Shale - Stanley Glacier Guided Hike June 17 to September 16 June 17 to September 16

Pacific Rim National Park Reserve


Tent

RV

oTENTik

Serviced

Equipped

West Coast Trail


2017 Reservation Launch:
Monday, January 9th, 2017
8:00 a.m. PST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Green Point (includes Equipped Camping and oTENTiks) May 1 to October 8 May 1 to October 8
West Coast Trail 3 May 1 to September 30 May 1 to September 30


Yoho National Park


Lake O’Hara bus

Guided Hikes


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, January 12th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Burgess Shale - Mt. Stephen Fossil Beds Guided Hike 4 June 16 to September 16 June 16 to September 16
Burgess Shale - Walcott Quarry Guided Hike 4 July 5 to September 16 July 5 to September 16


2017 Reservation Launch:
Thursday, April 20th, 2017
8:00 a.m. MST
Name of Campground/Hike2017 Operating Season 1 (Nights)2017 Reservable Period 2 (Nights)
Lake O'Hara Day-Use Bus June 16 to September 30 June 16 to September 30



Newfoundland and Labrador | Nova Scotia | Prince Edward Island
New Brunswick | Quebec | Ontario | Manitoba
Saskatchewan | Alberta | British Columbia


1 The "Operating Season" refers to the nights that the campground or hike is open for use. Sometimes campgrounds or hikes operate for longer than the period for which they accept reservations. Any dates of the "Operating Season" outside of the "Reservable Period" are the dates that it operates on a first come, first served basis only.

2 The "Reservable Period" refers to the nights for which you can make a reservation.

3 The "Operating Season" refers to the days that the backcountry hike is available to begin this hike. This backcountry hike is open for longer than the period for which they accept reservations. Any dates of the "Operating Season" outside of the "Reservable Period" are the dates that the backcountry hike operates on a first come, first served basis only.

4 The "Operating Season" and "Reservable Period" refers to the days that the guided hike is open for use.