Top tips for wildlife and safety

The chance to observe wildlife as they go about their natural lives is one of the most fascinating experiences that Canada’s national parks offer. Along with this opportunity, however, comes the responsibility to treat wildlife with the respect they deserve and need. Check out our best tips for wildlife safety!

Safe travel in bear country

The Canadian Rocky and Columbia Mountains are home to both grizzly and black bears. Make sure you are aware of our recommended safety precautions when travelling in these areas.

Animals you might see

All travellers and nature lovers dream of seeing wild animals in their natural habitats! National parks, national park reserves, and national marine conservation areas are home to a large variety of species, including some that are symbolic of Canada. Check out what animals you might see when visiting a Parks Canada place!

Nature and wildlife

Exploring nature and viewing wildlife are common activities for many visitors. Find some of the best spots to spot wildlife and explore Parks Canada places.

For other general information, hints and tips related to how to prepare for wide range of outdoor activities we encourage you to visit AdventureSmart. Get informed & go outdoors!