Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 16, 2011 14:00 ET

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

MONTRÉAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 16, 2011) - Friday, June 17, at Lachine Canal National Historic Site, 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 Montréal 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:Friday, June 17
Time:04:00 pm
Location:Lachine Canal National
Historic Site
Îlot Charlevoix
Montreal, QC

Contact Information

  • Isabelle Savoie
    Communications and Public Relations
    Parks Canada, Western Quebec
    Field Unit
    Cell.: 514-475-7751