Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 16, 2011 15:03 ET

Media Advisory: 100 Edmonton Citizens Learn to Camp as Part of Parks Canada's Centennial

FORT SASKATCHEWAN, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2011) - Saturday, June 18, at Elk Island National Park, Parks Canada will launch the "Learn to Camp" initiative.

As part of Parks Canada's centennial celebrations, this original initiative, will allow about one hundred Edmonton citizens to experience their first overnight camping under supervision of Parks Canada seasoned outdoor specialists.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows

Date:Saturday, June 18
Time:01:00 pm
Location:Elk Island NP
Sandy Beach Group Camping Area
Astotin Lake
Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada, Northern Prairies
    Field Unit
    Pat Dunn
    Manager, External Relations
    306-663-4537