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All Campgrounds, Beaches & Day-Use Areas Set To Open for 2021 Season
June 8, 2021
All Campgrounds, Beaches & Day-Use Areas Set To Open for 2021 Season

As part of the Ontario government’s recent announcement that it will move the province into Step One of its Roadmap to Reopen plan, the St. Lawrence Parks Commission is excited to welcome back guests to their favourite campgrounds as of this Friday, June 11, 2021 as well as beaches and day-use areas this weekend.

Consultation Key to Thousand Islands Regional Trails Committee Development
May 21, 2021
Consultation Key to Thousand Islands Regional Trails Committee Development

St. Lawrence Parks Commission and the Ontario Trails Council are preparing to launch a public consultation process to work together with as many local stakeholders and partners as possible, towards the creation of a Regional Trails Committee.

The Start of a Trail Alliance for the Thousand Islands Parkway Recreational Trail
March 23, 2021
The Start of a Trail Alliance for the Thousand Islands Parkway Recreational Trail

St. Lawrence Parks Commission in partnership with the Ontario Trails Council, Front of Yonge Township and the Township of Leeds and the Thousand Islands have proposed a coordinated approach to resolve the challenges encountered with the plowing of the multi-use recreational trail along the Thousand Islands Parkway. Through a shared vision for the trail, the goal is to identify a solution for winter 2021 that allows for the safe use of the trail and better user experience for all users.

New Strategic Planning Process Underway
January 22, 2021
New Strategic Planning Process Underway

St. Lawrence Parks Commission has awarded a contract to MDB Insight Inc. for the development of a 5-year strategic plan and 10-year roadmap. MDB is an experienced and respected consulting firm that will be involved throughout the strategic plan's development process including all stakeholder engagement as well as public consultation aspects of the project.

Fort Henry Welcomes New Honorary Guard Commander
January 18, 2021
Fort Henry Welcomes New Honorary Guard Commander

Distinguished Canadian, Major-General Lewis MacKenzie, CM, CMM, OOnt, MSC, CD (Retired) is set to carry on a long-standing tradition by becoming the official representative to Fort Henry National Historic Site as its new Honorary Guard Commander this month, with a farewell to the Honourable Hugh D. Segal, OC, OOnt, CD, Fort Henry Guard #4, who has held the position since 2006.

Bundle Up for Winter Movie Screenings at Fort Henry
December 2, 2020
Bundle Up for Winter Movie Screenings at Fort Henry

This December, Fort Henry presents Winter Reels – a new outdoor family movie night. It will feature holiday-themed short movie screenings where audiences will be able to watch festive favourites.

Bundle Up for a Magical Experience at Upper Canada Village
November 23, 2020
Bundle Up for a Magical Experience at Upper Canada Village

Your favourite magical winter event in South Eastern Ontario returns for the 2020 season at Upper Canada Village. Every winter, this historic site transforms into an enchanted winter wonderland lit with over a million lights. This year, Alight at Night is getting ready to captivate guests once again.

Pumpkinferno lights up Upper Canada Village Again This Fall
September 14, 2020
Pumpkinferno lights up Upper Canada Village Again This Fall

Every fall, Upper Canada Village transforms into an enchanted wonderland with over 7,000 handcrafted glowing pumpkins. This year, Pumpkinferno is getting ready to captivate guests once again. Starting Friday, September 25th, the creative and artistic event launches and will be open until October 31, 2020.

Fort Fright Haunted Attraction is Back This Fall
September 14, 2020
Fort Fright Haunted Attraction is Back This Fall

Good news fright fans! Your favourite Kingston haunted attraction Fort Fright is back for the 2020 season at Fort Henry National Historic Site. In its 13th year of operation, prepare to be spooked with our brand new theme of “darkness.”

Local Partnership Leads to Vibrant Waterfront Development Plan
August 20, 2020
Local Partnership Leads to Vibrant Waterfront Development Plan

St. Lawrence Parks Commission is excited to announce its partnership with the Township of South Stormont as the visionary new waterfront development plan is now one step closer to reality. It will provide greater waterfront access to the local community, boost quality of life for the residents of South Stormont and further enhance the economic impact across the region.

St. Lawrence Parks Commission

13740 County Road 2
Morrisburg, ON, K0C 1X0

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