Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 15, 2012 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Parks Canada Launches a New Mobile Application During the Learn to Camp Initiative

ST JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND-AND-LABRADOR--(Marketwire - June 15, 2012) - With the success of the first year of the Learn To Camp Initiative, this year Parks Canada will add the launch of the new mobile application encouraging Canadians to experience camping.

Members of the media are invited to participate in the activities alongside Canadians living their first camping experience.

On site you will have access to a Parks Canada spokesperson, to all participants and obtain images of the application.

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

The details are as follows:

Date: June 16, 2012
Time: 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. (campfire activities including stories by Dale Jarvis)
Location: Performance field adjacent to the Visitor Centre at
Signal Hill National Historic Site
P.O. Box 1268
St John's, NL
A1C 5M9

Follow the Learn To Camp experience on Twitter : @parkscanada or @parkscanadanl

Contact Information

  • Audrey Levesque
    Visitor Experience Team Leader III
    Parks Canada, Newfoundland East Field Unit