Canadian National Parks

Treaty Land Entitlement agreement signed 25 years ago

A quarter century after 25 Saskatchewan First Nations signed the 1992 Treaty Land Entitlement (TLE) framework agreement with the federal and …

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Treaty Land Entitlement agreement signed 25 years ago

A quarter century after 25 Saskatchewan First Nations signed the 1992 Treaty Land Entitlement (TLE) framework agreement with the federal and …

Canadian News

Our Favorite Picture From Around the World This Month

See a phenomenal photo of the world’s wonders from the November 2017 issue of National Geographic magazine, and more.<p>Order prints of select <i>National Geographic</i> photos at


Extreme wave warning issued for Pacific Rim park

7-metre waves predicted, caution urged near beaches Thursday and Friday<p>Parks Canada is warning of hazardous conditions including seven-metre waves …


Top Places to Visit in Canada (From Busy Cities, Islands to the Canadian Rockies)

Being the second largest country in the world, Canada has countless attractions in the store which will definitely make you fall for its charm. As …


Shipwrecked man's wallet found years later — by same ship that rescued him

A fishing captain from Canso, N.S., lost his wallet to the Atlantic Ocean when his ship sank in 2013<p>Four years ago, Capt. John Allen Baker lost his …

Hydrothermal vents found on Mars raise hope in search for life

Earth's hydrothermal vents, where life may have started, face new threats<p>​Evidence of ancient hydrothermal vents, similar to those found in the …


Opinion: Only ban on all grizzly hunting will ensure the slaughter ends

Last month, a hunter shot and killed a female grizzly bear after she wandered from Alberta into neighbouring B.C., where grizzly trophy hunting is …


Plus+ Size Bikes and Tires

<b>BIG DILEMMA+</b><p>Q: I was thinking about trading to a 2017 Trek Fuel EX 5 27.5+. I know there are pros and cons with wider tires, but from what I read in …


Mounties search for Edmonton man reported missing in mountain parks

The vehicle of an Alberta man, who was reported missing to police last month, has been located in Lake Louise and investigators say they are …

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800 endangered salmon released into Bay of Fundy rivers

Researchers in New Brunswick are hoping for continued success in a program designed to increase the numbers of an endangered species of salmon.


Heavy rain expected in N.L.

Total rainfall amounts of up to 45 millimetres are forecast for the Southern Shore area of the Avalon Peninsula by Friday morning, while St. John’s …


Google goes to end of the earth in new Street View of Ellesmere Island

As part of a deal with Parks Canada, the internet giant is now showcasing Street View images of one of the remotest places on the planet — …

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Just A Friendly Reminder That Fall Makes Canada Look Spectacularly Good

Hi!This is your annual reminder that fall is the most glorious part of the year because it makes Canada look like this:<br>Everchanging beauty of Cape …

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Canada's northernmost national park, Quttinirpaaq, is now on Google Street View

Quttinirpaaq National Park on Ellesmere Island is home to some of the most spectacular terrain in the Canadian Arctic, but due to its extreme …

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Rare views of unique Nunavut park come to Google Street View

Only 50 people a year visit Quttinirpaaq National Park's remote glaciers, mountains and shorelines<p>You'll probably never visit Canada's Quttinirpaaq …

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Snowfall hits Calgary, warnings issued for mountain areas

Environment Canada expects 10 to 15 centimetres to fall in mountain areas<p>Environment Canada issued snowfall warnings for Banff, Canmore and …


A rare chance to swim with salmon in New Brunswick

Parks Canada offers just a handle of “swim with salmon for science” experiences every September in Fundy National Park in New Brunswick. You get to …


Banff sets attendance record despite Canada 150 tourist deluge failing to materialize

Attendance from April to September rose 4% over same period last year<p>Banff National Park has seen a record number of visitors so far this year, but …


Why Newfoundland Should Be on Your RVing Bucket List

Getting to Newfoundland is not a simple task – it is time-consuming, expensive and probably completely out of your way. But, it may be the best trip …


The Places In Canada That Insiders Say You Should See

It's no secret that Canada is one of the most breathtaking places to visit on the planet. From the vast natural beauty of Niagara Falls to the rugged …


The Key To Low Airfare, Most Haunted Cities, US & Turkey Suspend Visa Services, Best Canadian National Parks, Packing For An Extended Vacation, Best Fall Festinations & More- Travel News

Travel News: CNTraveler has a slideshow with The 10 Most Haunted Cities in the World. Skift shares news that the US and Turkey Suspend Visa Services. …


Warm weather delays vibrant fall colours across GTA

Leaves about 1.5 to 2 weeks behind usual schedule this fall<p>Recent warm weather is delaying fall colours in parts of Ontario and that means the leaves …


N.W.T. 'bush kids' thrive at Sweetgrass Station in Wood Buffalo National Park - North

Every year, 50 to 60 students from Paul William Kaeser (PWK) High School in Fort Smith, N.W.T., take turns descending on Sweetgrass Station in Wood …


The 8 Best Canadian National Parks You've Never Heard Of

The most popular Canadian national parks, like Banff in Alberta and Saguenay-St. Lawrence in Quebec, see millions of visitors each year. But Canada …

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Part of Jasper National Park closed for traditional hunt

A section of Jasper National Park is closed to the general public for a week to allow members of a B.C. First Nation to hunt on their traditionally …


First Drive: 2018 Honda Accord

JASPER, ALTA — Moose have no regard for traffic. Nor, of course, do deer, elk, bear or any of the other small woodland creatures inhabiting Jasper …


This Canadian Lake Hides an Underwater Ghost Town

Lake Minnewanka in Alberta was once home to a bustling resort, but today its eerie landscape can only be seen by scuba divers

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Best Trips to Take After Retirement

Blue Ridge Parkway<p>Billed as “America’s Favorite Drive,” the spectacular 469-mile drive joins Shenandoah National Park in Virginia and Great Smoky …

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Best Time to Visit Canada

Wise ways to see Canada at its coast-to-coast best<p>Canada's a big place, so deciding when to visit is a bit more complicated than choosing which …