Most Provincial Parks Opening Friday

Department of Natural Resources

May 16, 2017 1:19 PM

Almost all Nova Scotia provincial day-use parks and several camping parks will open on Friday, May 19.

The rest of the camping parks, as well as their day-use areas, will open in early June. Park users should check the provincial parks website for park opening dates.

Reservations for camping sites can be made by phone, toll free, at 1-888-544-3434 or via the website at http://parks.novascotia.ca.

Visitors to provincial parks can enjoy swimming, camping, paddling, nature exploration, geocaching, and other activities.

Recreational and interpretive park events scheduled for the 2017 season can be found on the website.

More than a million people visit Nova Scotia’s provincial beaches and parks each year.

FOR BROADCAST USE:

     Almost all Nova Scotia provincial day-use parks and several

camping parks will open on Friday, May 19th.

     Reservations for camping sites can be made by phone, toll

free, at 1-888-544-3434. Bookings may also be made through the

provincial parks website.

     Almost a hundred recreational and interpretive events are

scheduled for the parks’ season.

     More than a million people visit Nova Scotia’s provincial

beaches and parks each year.

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Media Contact: Bruce Nunn
              902-424-5239
              Cell: 902-476-6454
              Email: Bruce.X.Nunn@novascotia.ca