Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 18, 2011 09:00 ET

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

FORT LANGLEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 18, 2011) - Mr. Mark Warawa, MP for Langley, will launch "Learn to Camp" initiative, as part of Parks Canada's 100th anniversary.

This original initiative will allow about one hundred Vancouver citizens to experience their first overnight camping under supervision of Parks Canada seasoned outdoor specialists.

Mr. Warawa will take part in this event on behalf of the Honourable Peter Kent, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada.

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

The details are as follows:

Date:Saturday, June 18
Time:01:30 pm
Location:Fort Camping
9452 Glover Road
Fort Langley, BC

Contact Information

  • Alison Manley
    Manager, External Relations
    Parks Canada, Coastal British Columbia
    Field Unit
    604-666-5749