Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 17, 2011 10:28 ET

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

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 17, 2011) - Saturday, June 18, at Rideau 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 Ottawa 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:02:00 pm
Location:Rideau Canal National
Historic Site
Long Island Locks
Long Island, ON

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada, Eastern Ontario
    Field Unit
    Pam Buell
    Manager, External Relations
    613-283-7199 ext.219