Winter Camper Rescued From Algonquin Park

A winter camping trip in Algonquin Park ended with the help of rescuers. A 424 Squadron Griffon helicopter was called into action on Thursday night, responding to a missing persons…

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La Vérendrye Wildlife Reserve: the Algonquins of Kitigan Zibi forced to raise their dams

Judge Marie-Josée Bédard, of the Superior Court, favorably received the request for a provisional injunction filed by the Association de chasse et pêche de la région de Mont-Laurier, which manages…

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Group calls for action to regulate wild camping near Calgary

An environmental nonprofit group is calling on Alberta to better protect the Ghost River watershed after problematic camper behavior in the area this summer. The Ghost Watershed Alliance Society says…

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Some Ontario Provincial parks open longer this year

The camping season is extended in some provincial parks in Northern Ontario. Parks that would have closed on Labor Day remain open for a few more weeks. This is the…

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Tourism industry claims one-third of BC economic stimulus fund

British Columbia’s hospitality and tourism sector, particularly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, is demanding more than a third of the $ 1.5 billion provincial stimulus fund being used to help…

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BC Parks reservation site crashes amid COVID-19 restrictions

Thousands of British Columbians rushed to the BC Parks website to reserve a campsite for this summer on Monday, but the traffic caused a computer outage, which caused much dissatisfaction…

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outdoors store Sail files for bankruptcy protection amid COVID-19 pandemic

The pandemic continues to claim victims in retail. On Tuesday, the chains SAIL and Sportium announced Tuesday plans to file Bankruptcy and Insolvency protection to restore its finances. “This strategic…

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Three injured including a child in an explosion at a campground near Perth, Ontario

According to the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), a propane tank buried near a campfire is said to have exploded. In particular, the child was transported…

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Backcountry Camping Allowed at Ontario Parks and Crown Land Starting June 1st

Ontario Parks will offer limited backcountry camping, including access points, canoeing and portage routes, and hiking trails. People who have reservations for backcountry camping from June 1 and beyond will…

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Man Charged With Second Degree Murder Of Two Métis hunters

A 31-year-old man was charged with the murder of two Métis hunters in northern Alberta over the past weekend. On Wednesday, Anthony Michael Bilodeau went to the Royal Canadian Mounted…

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