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West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Babies

Algonquin For Kids Program Being a baby animal is not easy; in fact, it's often the hardest stage of life. Come see how Algonquin's animal babies survive to adulthood. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Tea Lake Campground. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Picnic Ground parking lot. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: A River Runs Through It

Guided Walks A walk that follows a river through its twists and turns. Join Henrique and find out what lives there and why. Critter-catching session to follow! Closed-toe wading footwear is recommended. Dip nets will be provided, but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Whiskey Rapids Trail Parking Lot. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Canisbay Campground. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: The Algonquin Greats

Evening Programs Visitors, staff, guides and travelers all make up what Algonquin is today. The memories made and stories shared create the Algonquin experience.  Join Peter as we take a look into Algonquin’s past and future by looking at some of Algonquin’s greats. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Thursday, July 18, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Day Use in Algonquin Park

Special Events Join the Healthy Parks, Healthy People movement by celebrating the health benefits of nature. We invite you to celebrate the many health benefits of spending time in nature. All operating provincial parks in Ontario will waive day-use fees and host special events and activities that encourage people to visit parks and be active. See the Events Calendar for details. Charges for facilities not normally included with regular day-use fees still apply. Keep up-to-date about this event automatically. Select "Other Event Actions" (below) and then "Notify me of changes" and enter your e-mail contact info. You will receive automatic updates for this event as they are posted. Friday, July 19, 2019. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Canoe Rentals at the Portage Store

Other Visit The Portage Store between 7:00am and 11:00am to take advantage of a free 4 hour canoe rental. Paddle historic Canoe Lake and its adjacent watershed. Afterwards take advantage of a 20% discount in our restaurant to enjoy some of our signature homemade burgers. Canoe rentals come with lifejackets, paddles, dry-bag and bailer kit. Restaurant discount can be applied to all restaurant items with the exception of alcohol. Location: Portage Store. Friday, July 19, 2019, 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Friday, July 19, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Friday, July 19, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Friday, July 19, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, July 19, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free 2 Hour Bike Rental

Other Sign up required in person at the Lake of Two Rivers Store. Offer limited to the first 12 people. Sign up opens at 7 am on Friday, July 19. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Store. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free 2 Hour Paddleboard or Canoe Rentals

Other The Costello Creek trip is a short (2 hour) guided trip. This thoroughly enjoyable wilderness paddling experience includes all necessary equipment and the services of an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Our guide will demonstrate you basic paddling skills so you can easily enjoy a few hours paddling a wilderness creek and back. Show up a few minutes early (the event is limited to the first 10 people) to register and get your PFD and paddle. Location: Lake Opeongo Access Point. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Guided Costello Creek Paddle at Lake Opeongo Store

Other The Costello Creek trip is a short (2 hour) guided trip. This thoroughly enjoyable wilderness paddling experience includes all necessary equipment and the services of an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Our guide will demonstrate you basic paddling skills so you can easily enjoy a few hours paddling a wilderness creek and back. Show up a few minutes early (the event is limited to the first 10 people) to register and get your PFD and paddle. Location: Lake Opeongo Access Point. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Bears and You

Algonquin For Kids Program What makes a bear tick and what does this have to do with you? Join us to find out. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, July 19, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Tom Thomson Paddle Art Contest Entry Workshop at the Algonquin Art Centre

Other Local Artist Katie Ohlke will be on hand to help you complete your paddle so you can enter it in the Algonquin Outfitters Tom Thomson Paddle Art Contest. This free event is brought to you by the Algonquin Art Centre, Katie Ohlke and Algonquin Outfitters. Free coffee and tea will also be provided by the Algonquin Art Centre during this event. Location: Algonquin Art Centre. Friday, July 19, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free 2 Hour Bike Rental

Other Sign up required in person at the Lake of Two Rivers Store. Offer limited to the first 12 people. Sign up opens at 7 am on Friday, July 19. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Store. Friday, July 19, 2019, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Life as a Logger

Guided Walks How was life for Algonquin Park loggers in the “old days”? Come and find out in this program for children and families. We won’t just show you a day in the life of a logger...you can come and live it! Get ready to work! Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Guided Costello Creek Paddle at Lake Opeongo Store

Other The Costello Creek trip is a short (2 hour) guided trip. This thoroughly enjoyable wilderness paddling experience includes all necessary equipment and the services of an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Our guide will demonstrate you basic paddling skills so you can easily enjoy a few hours paddling a wilderness creek and back. Show up a few minutes early (the event is limited to the first 10 people) to register and get your PFD and paddle. Location: Lake Opeongo Access Point. Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Life as a Logger

Guided Walks How was life for Algonquin Park loggers in the “old days”? Come and find out in this hour-long program for children and families. We won’t just show you a day in the life of a logger...you can come and live it! Get ready to work! Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free 2 Hour Bike Rental

Other Sign up required in person at the Lake of Two Rivers Store. Offer limited to the first 12 people. Sign up opens at 7 am on Friday, July 19. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Store. Friday, July 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free Tom Thomson Paddle Art Contest Entry Workshop at the Algonquin Art Centre

Other Local Artist Katie Ohlke will be on hand to help you complete your paddle so you can enter it in the Algonquin Outfitters Tom Thomson Paddle Art Contest. This free event is brought to you by the Algonquin Art Centre, Katie Ohlke and Algonquin Outfitters. Free coffee and tea will also be provided by the Algonquin Art Centre during this event. Location: Algonquin Art Centre. Friday, July 19, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Free 2 Hour Paddleboard or Canoe Rentals

Other The Costello Creek trip is a short (2 hour) guided trip. This thoroughly enjoyable wilderness paddling experience includes all necessary equipment and the services of an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Our guide will demonstrate you basic paddling skills so you can easily enjoy a few hours paddling a wilderness creek and back. Show up a few minutes early (the event is limited to the first 10 people) to register and get your PFD and paddle. Location: Lake Opeongo Access Point. Friday, July 19, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Citizen Science

Evening Programs Join Basil to learn about Bioblitzes and the importance of citizen science projects such as iNaturalist. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Friday, July 19, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Paddling the Barron Canyon - Registration Now Closed

Experience Algonquin Workshops Registration for this Experience Algonquin Workshop is now closed. During this experience, participants will canoe Algonquin Park’s stunning Barron Canyon viewing 100-metre high cliffs on both sides of your canoe. The Barron Canyon attracts thousands of visitors annually, but few canoe its entirety, preferring to see it from above via the Barron Canyon Trail. Join Park Naturalist staff from The Friends of Algonquin Park as you explore the canyon and discover its fascinating natural and cultural history including its special geological past, the unique plants and animals found there, and its use by people throughout history. Through this full-day Experience Algonquin Workshop, participants will paddle the flat-water canoe route for approximately 10 kilometres and complete 4 portages totalling approximately 1,200 metres. This trip is open to participants of all ages but at least one individual per canoe must be 18 years of age or older. A moderate level of physical fitness and a novice or intermediate… Event Type: Workshops. Age: Teens. Adults. Seniors. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Brigham Lake Parking Lot [at km 33 of the Barron Canyon Road in Algonquin Park. This location is 15 kilometres north of the Sand Lake Gate]. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin in Winter

Algonquin For Kids Program Winter in Algonquin is cold...and long. Tackle a set of challenges and uncover the secret to surviving Algonquin’s snowy season. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Canisbay Campground. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Spruce Bog Exploration

Guided Walks Bogs dominate much of the Canadian landscape, but typically not where most people live. Join Henrique to explore one of Algonquin’s most unique examples of this habitat. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Spruce Bog Boardwalk. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach A. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Rethinking the Beaver

Evening Programs Many of us know that the beaver is Canada’s national mammal, but why is this the case? From the fur trade to beavers at present, we take a look at the beaver as a keystone Canadian species. Join Sarah through a year in the life of a beaver colony and discover how important Ontario’s largest rodents really are. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Saturday, July 20, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Defences

Algonquin For Kids Program If something is trying to eat you, what do you do? Come see how different Algonquin animals avoid becoming lunch. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Insect Quest

Guided Walks Join Henrique and Basil as they lead a search in the blueberry and sweet- fern undergrowth for insects at the historic airfield site beside stunning Lake of Two Rivers. Critter-catching session to follow! Nets will be provided, but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Old Railway Bike Trail Access Parking Lot at the Mew Lake Campground. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Life and Death of Tom Thomson

Evening Programs Join Peter to see what Tom Thomson was all about - from his nationwide art revolution to his mysterious death here in Algonquin Park. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Sunday, July 21, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: On The Trail of Wildlife

Guided Walks Early morning is often one of the best times for wildlife viewing. Join Peter & Peter to discover what critters may be out and about along the trail. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Mizzy Lake Trail. Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Monday, July 22, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, July 22, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Finding a Mate in the Wild

Algonquin For Kids Program Humans attract mates in interesting ways, but so do animals. In fact, these animals attract mates in VERY interesting ways. Join us to find out how! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, July 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Canoe Tripping in Algonquin

Evening Programs There is only one way to see the real Algonquin Park - by canoe. Join Chris, an expert canoe tripper, to learn about the incomparable experience of canoeing in the Park’s vast backcountry. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Monday, July 22, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Kearney Campground. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin’s Ancient Adventure

Algonquin For Kids Program Algonquin rocks! Join us for a thrilling adventure into Algonquin’s backcountry and discover how our ancient landscape came to be. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach C. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Kearney Campground. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Rock Lake Campground Beach A. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

The Mystery of Scorch Lake

Evening Programs Scorch Lake Logging Camp is a hard place to live especially with a mystery at hand. Join a Park Ranger on his investigation of what really happened in this tale of life and death deep within Algonquin’s logging history. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Algonquin Logging Museum Tour

Guided Walks Join Chris as he introduces you to the changes in lifestyle and technology in Algonquin’s logging industry from the 1830s to the present - from camboose camps to sawlog camps and from alligators to skidders. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach A. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: True or False?

Algonquin For Kids Program Join one of two teams that will go head-to-head to determine some of Algonquin’s truths and myths! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Beaver Pond Study

Guided Walks Join Peter and Sarah on this trail to see what aquatic creatures they discover, and then learn about what dwells on and below the water’s surface. Critter-catching session to follow! Closed-toe wading footwear is recommended. Dip nets will be provided, but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Beaver Pond Trail. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Researcher Night

Evening Programs Student biologists share their passion and latest wildlife science in this special evening program. Bring your Algonquin wildlife questions! Location: Outdoor Theatre. Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Canisbay Campground. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin Under Water

Algonquin For Kids Program Algonquin has thousands of lakes, ponds and rivers, which are home to countless creatures. Discover how these creatures live in their underwater world! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Book Signing with Michael Runtz

Special Events Meet author, photographer, and naturalist Michael Runtz who will be promoting his books Algonquin Wild, Algonquin Souvenir, Dam Builders, and the 2020 Algonquin Park Calendar. This book signing will happen in the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre lobby. Michael’s books will be available for sale in our Algonquin Park Visitor Centre Nature Shop and Bookstore or online at http://store.algonquinpark.on.ca. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Canisbay Campground. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Vegetation Exploration

Guided Walks Join Basil and discover the vast diversity of wetland plants and wildflowers you can find within and surrounding aquatic habitats. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Spruce Bog Boardwalk. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Zach Oliver Concert

Evening Programs Zach Oliver is a 22-year-old British singer songwriter who has resided in Ontario for the last 15 years. Has enjoyed almost every summer in northern Ontario, from the time he was just 9 years old and first came to Canada. He understands the joy and excitement of spending weekends away at one of the campsites from the very long list of beautiful parks Ontario has to offer. He’s very close to the feeling of what it means to appreciate our Canadian culture and take the family camping. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Thursday, July 25, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Friday, July 26, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Friday, July 26, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Friday, July 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, July 26, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Sounds

Algonquin For Kids Program Algonquin’s landscape is filled with haunting and enchanting sounds. Who makes them? What do the sounds mean? Join us to find out! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, July 26, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Cache Lake Historic Site Tour

Guided Walks All aboard! Join Chris and venture down part of Algonquin’s historic railway to the site of the former Highland Inn and explore how the Park’s recreational activities have changed over time. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Cache Lake Access Point. Friday, July 26, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: The Black Bear

Evening Programs Join Henrique to discover how bears survive in the wild and how we must co-exist with them. Participate in a short bear trivia challenge, see video clips and leave with a new appreciation for the Titans of Algonquin’s forests. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Friday, July 26, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Loggers Day

Special Events Join us for this highly entertaining and educational day when the Algonquin Logging Museum comes to life. Brought to you by The Friends of Algonquin Park, the Algonquin Forestry Authority, in cooperation with Ontario Parks. Take in the demonstrations around the Logging Museum trail and try the old-time loggers' lunch served in the sawlog cookery from 12:00 to 2:00pm, or while quantities last ($10 per person). Also listen to the music of the Wakami Wailers throughout the day. For more information see http://www.algonquinpark.on.ca/news/loggers_day.php See previous images on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150232874796568.321363.169395331567 Admission to this event is a minimum donation of $2 per person. This event is brought to you by The Friends of Algonquin Park, and associated partners, as one of summer's Special Events. A detailed schedule of events and exhibitors to be announced closer to the event date. Keep up-to-date about this event automatically. Select "Other… Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Event Type: Special Events & Guests. Age: All Ages. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Kearney Campground. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Eight-Legged Wonders!

Evening Programs Disliked by many, loved by some, spiders are some of Algonquin’s most captivating creatures. Join Chris as he sheds some light on the wonderful world of spiders. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Saturday, July 27, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: On The Trail of Wildlife

Guided Walks Early morning is often one of the best times for wildlife viewing. Join Peter & Peter to discover what critters may be out and about along the trail. No dogs allowed. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Mizzy Lake Trail. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin in Winter

Algonquin For Kids Program Winter in Algonquin is cold...and long. Tackle a set of challenges and uncover the secret to surviving Algonquin’s snowy season. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Algonquin’s Giants

Guided Walks Back in the 1800s, the Algonquin Park area was known as a stronghold of great Eastern White Pine trees. Join Hayden in order to get acquainted with some of the remaining giants, learn about the conditions that favour their growth, and about the lives and quarters of the men who were drawn here with the goal of cutting them down. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Big Pines Trail. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Wakami Wailers Concert

Special Events The award winning Wakami Wailers are scheduled to play an open air concert at Algonquin Park's Outdoor Theatre. The Ontario-based Wakami Wailers will get your toes tapping through lively music sharing Canada's logging history, park and protected areas, plus much more. Join the Wailers for a fun-filled evening of entertaining stories and songs from their popular releases - The Last of the White Pine Loggers, Waltz With the Woods, and River Through the Pines. For more information see http://www.algonquinpark.on.ca/news/wakami_wailers.php The Wakami Wailers will also be playing at Loggers Day on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at the Algonquin Logging Museum. This concert is brought to you by The Friends of Algonquin Park as one of summer's Special Events. Admission to this event is a minimum donation of $2 per person. Keep up-to-date about this event automatically. Select "Other Event Actions" (below) and then "Notify me of changes" and enter your e-mail contact info. You will receive automatic updates for… Location: Outdoor Theatre. Event Type: Special Events & Guests. Age: All Ages. Sunday, July 28, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Monday, July 29, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Monday, July 29, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Monday, July 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, July 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Algonquin Logging Museum Tour

Guided Walks Join Chris as he introduces you to the changes in lifestyle and technology in Algonquin’s logging industry from the 1830s to the present - from camboose camps to sawlog camps and from alligators to skidders. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Monday, July 29, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Partner

Algonquin For Kids Program Animals often rely on other animals in order to survive.Come and explore some of the unique relationships Algonquin’s animals have with one another. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, July 29, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Beaver Pond Study

Guided Walks Join Sarah and Hayden on this trail to see what aquatic creatures they discover, and then learn about what dwells on and below the water’s surface. Critter-catching session to follow! Closed-toe wading footwear is recommended. Dip nets will be provided but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Beaver Pond Trail. Monday, July 29, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Moths

Evening Programs Algonquin Park is home to over 1,200 species of moths, yet few visitors get to experience them. Join Basil as he uncovers the cryptic world of moths. There will be a moth watching session to follow until roughly 11:00pm. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Monday, July 29, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Rock Lake Campground Beach A. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin After Dark

Algonquin For Kids Program Have you ever wondered what Algonquin’s creatures get up to once the sun goes down? Join us to find out! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Picnic Ground parking lot. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Tea Lake Campground. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Kearney Campground. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

The Mystery of Scorch Lake

Evening Programs Scorch Lake Logging Camp is a hard place to live especially with a mystery at hand. Join a Park Ranger on his investigation of what really happened in this tale of life and death deep within Algonquin’s logging history. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Insect Hunt

Algonquin For Kids Program Black-and-red lady beetles, lime green moth - why do so many insects have such interesting colours and patterns? Get up-close and personal with some of our most beautiful “bugs” to find out. An insect-catching session will follow (weather permitting) beside the Visitor Centre. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Life as a Logger

Guided Walks How was life for Algonquin Park loggers in the “old days”? Come and find out in this hour-long program for children and families. We won’t just show you a day in the life of a logger...you can come and live it! Get ready to work! Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Canisbay Campground. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Moose

Evening Programs The Algonquin landscape isn’t an easy place to survive...even for its biggest animal! Join Chris to discover how Moose overcome some surprising challenges. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Wednesday, July 31, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Meet the Researcher Day

Special Events The Friends of Algonquin Park and the Algonquin Wildlife Research Station invites you to spend time with researchers who use Algonquin Park as their laboratory. Meet those who study reptiles and amphibians, birds, small mammals, fish, wolves, and even humans (through archaeology). A fundraising barbecue (noon to 2:00pm, or while quantities last) is hosted by The Friends of Algonquin Park in support of research in the Park, and free draws take place for great prizes generously donated by local businesses and organizations. Suitable for all ages. This event is brought to you by The Friends of Algonquin Park, and associated partners, as one of summer's Special Events. See images of Meet the Researcher Day on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.414112146567.196985.169395331567 Keep up-to-date about this event automatically. Select "Other Event Actions" (below) and then "Notify me of changes" and enter your e-mail contact info. You will receive automatic updates for this event as they… Location: East Beach Picnic Pavilion. Event Type: Special Events & Guests. Age: All Ages. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Bears and You

Algonquin For Kids Program What makes a bear tick and what does this have to do with you? Join us to find out. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach A. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Rock Lake Campground Beach B. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Algonquin’s Giants

Guided Walks Back in the 1800s, the Algonquin Park area was known as a stronghold of great Eastern White Pine trees. Join Hayden in order to get acquainted with some of the remaining giants, learn about the conditions that favour their growth, and about the lives and quarters of the men who were drawn here with the goal of cutting them down. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Big Pines Trail. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Wolves of Algonquin

Evening Programs Join Peter to discover the intimate world of wolves and how humans have helped shape their destiny here in Algonquin and everywhere else. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Thursday, August 1, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Art Exhibit: Into the Woods

Algonquin Room View the Algonquin Park related works of Ted Morris in the Algonquin Room at the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre from August 2 to 28, 2019. Over the course of a year, the Visitor Centre’s Algonquin Room presents different exhibitions of Algonquin-themed art by area artists. The art is available for sale and a portion of each sale is dedicated to The Friends of Algonquin Park who, in turn, use these monies to enhance the educational and interpretive programs in Algonquin. Stop by to view some exciting work, and maybe meet the artist, too! This exhibit is open during the operating dates and hours of the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre. Informed by nature, art and fine woodworking, painter and sculptor, and Cache Lake leaseholder, Ted Morris, brings his own hybrid approach to his vibrant and vital artistic vision of Algonquin Park. Have you seen a piece of art from this exhibit you can't live without? Give The Friends of Algonquin Park a phone call at 613 637-2828 to arrange a purchase. Please mention you are… Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, August 2, 2019 – Wednesday, August 28, 2019. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Friday, August 2, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Friday, August 2, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Friday, August 2, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, August 2, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Babies

Algonquin For Kids Program Being a baby animal is not easy; in fact, it’s often the hardest stage of life. Come see how Algonquin’s animal babies survive to adulthood. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Friday, August 2, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Beaver Pond Study

Guided Walks Join Sarah and Peter on this trail to see what aquatic creatures they discover, and then learn about what dwells on and below the water’s surface. Critter-catching session to follow! Closed-toe wading footwear is recommended. Dip nets will be provided but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Beaver Pond Trail. Friday, August 2, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Bloodsuckers

Evening Programs Mosquitoes, black flies, deer flies and more! Join Henrique to learn about some of Algonquin’s bloodsuckers and why they like you so much...If you can brave the bugs! Location: Outdoor Theatre. Friday, August 2, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Pollen, Pistils and Fruit Flingers

Algonquin For Kids Program Plants have no eyes or ears; they can’t make sounds and roots hold them in place, yet none of these things seem to hold them back - plants are everywhere we look. Come discover how Algonquin’s plants are so successful at surviving here. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Mew Lake Campground Beach. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach C. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Spruce Bog Exploration

Guided Walks Bogs dominate much of the Canadian landscape, but typically not where most people live. Join Henrique to explore one of Algonquin’s most unique examples of this harsh habitat and the plants and animals that call it home. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Spruce Bog Boardwalk. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Pog Lake Campground Beach A. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Rethinking the Beaver

Evening Programs Many of us know that the beaver is Canada’s national mammal, but why is this the case? From the fur trade to beavers at present, we take a look at the beaver as a keystone Canadian species. Join Sarah through a year in the life of a beaver ‘colony’ and discover how important Ontario’s largest rodents really are. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Saturday, August 3, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Algonquin’s Ancient Adventure

Algonquin For Kids Program Algonquin rocks! Join us for a thrilling adventure into Algonquin’s backcountry and discover how our ancient landscape came to be. Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Insect Quest

Guided Walks Join Henrique & Hayden as they lead a search in the blueberry and sweet- fern undergrowth for insects at the historic airfield site beside stunning Lake of Two Rivers. Critter-catching session to follow! Nets will be provided but bring your own if you have one. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Old Railway Bike Trail Access Parking Lot at the Mew Lake Campground. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Camp Robbers

Evening Programs The Canada Jay (formally known as Gray Jay) is one of Algonquin’s most iconic and sought-after bird species. Join Basil as he delves into the rich history of this enigmatic bird in Algonquin Park. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: On the Trail of Wildlife

Guided Walks Early morning is often one of the best times for wildlife viewing. Join Sarah to discover what critters may be out and about along the trail. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Beaver Pond Trail. Monday, August 5, 2019, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Monday, August 5, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Monday, August 5, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Monday, August 5, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, August 5, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: True or False?

Algonquin For Kids Program Join one of two teams that will go head-to-head to determine some of Algonquin’s truths and myths! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Monday, August 5, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Algonquin’s Giants

Guided Walks Back in the 1800s, the Algonquin Park area was known as a stronghold of great Eastern White Pine trees. Join Hayden in order to get acquainted with some of the remaining giants, learn about the conditions that favour their growth, and about the lives and quarters of the men who were drawn here with the goal of cutting them down. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Big Pines Trail. Monday, August 5, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Turtles

Evening Programs With every turtle comes a great story. Because turtles can be such long-lived animals, every adult turtle has a rich history that may span an entire century. Join Peter to discover what it takes to survive as a turtle in Algonquin Park, but also hear how our turtles have seen this place change since the turn of the century. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Monday, August 5, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Kearney Campground. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Finding a Mate in the Wild

Algonquin For Kids Program Humans attract mates in interesting ways, but so do animals. In fact, these animals attract mates in VERY interesting ways. Join us to find out how! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Park Helper Program

Other The children’s Park Helper Program is an organized beach and campground clean-up. Each time a child takes part in an organized clean-up, they receive a colourful button for their participation. Location: Canisbay Campground. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Eco Ranger Program

Other Algonquin Park is in our hands, so lets do our part to keep it clean. During this program, kids will learn how to properly sort waste into Algonquin's unique MOLOK system through educational games. Each time you participate in one the organized programs you will be entered into an on-the-spot draw for fun prizes. Location: Lake of Two Rivers Picnic Ground parking lot. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Vegetation Exploration

Guided Walks Join Basil and discover the vast diversity of wetland plants and wildflowers you can find within and surrounding aquatic habitats. Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Spruce Bog Boardwalk. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Bear Awareness

Other Join our Bear Awareness Crew to experience a campsite through the eyes and nose of an North American Black Bear, and get tips on making your campsite bear-proof! Location: Rock Lake Campground Beach A. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: Fish & Fishing

Evening Programs Join Peter to discover the fascinating biology of some of the fish species found in the Park. Tips on how to catch some of our most popular game fish included. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

West Gate Open

West Gate The West Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the western end of Highway 60 near Dwight, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the West Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: West Gate. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

East Gate Open

East Gate The East Gate features current information, permits, publications and bathroom facilities when entering Algonquin Park through the eastern end of Highway 60 near Whitney, Ontario. A wheelchair accessible facility. A self-serve fee station is also available at the East Gate to obtain your permit outside of normal business hours. Location: East Gate. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Logging Museum Open

Algonquin Logging Museum The Algonquin Logging Museum brings the story of logging to life, from the early square timber days to modern forest management practices. Enter the Reception Building and watch a short video presentation about the logging history of the Algonquin Park area. Then head outside on the easy-to-walk 1.3-kilometre trail with a trail guide to a recreated camboose camp, fascinating steam-powered amphibious tug called an "alligator" and many more outdoor forestry exhibits. The Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building is also home to The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop featuring books, merchandise and souvenirs about Algonquin Park and its logging history. Receive current information and purchase Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin Visitor Centre Open

Algonquin Visitor Centre The Algonquin Visitor Centre features natural and cultural history exhibits, a theatre, viewing deck, The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop, Algonquin Room, featuring Algonquin related art available for purchase, and the Sunday Creek Cafe. Get current information and Park Permits from staff at the Information Desk. Suitable for all ages. A fully accessible facility. A valid Park Permit is required for facility use, and no additional entry fee is charged. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Algonquin For Kids: Animal Sounds

Algonquin For Kids Program Algonquin’s landscape is filled with haunting and enchanting sounds. Who makes them? What do the sounds mean? Join us to find out! Come with your children (ages 5 to 12) to explore Algonquin through 40 minutes of discovery with multimedia, games and interactive demonstrations. Location: Algonquin Visitor Centre. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Guided Walk: Life as a Logger

Guided Walks How was life for Algonquin Park loggers in the “old days”? Come and find out in this hour-long program for children and families. We won’t just show you a day in the life of a logger...you can come and live it! Get ready to work! Park Naturalists led leisurely outings that focus on Algonquin’s natural and cultural history. Most walks last about 1.5 hours, while Evening and Night Walks (no dogs allowed) are about 2.5 hours long. For your own comfort, you may wish to bring a hat, sun block, insect repellent, and water. Sturdy hiking footwear is recommended. Location: Algonquin Logging Museum. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.

Evening Program: The Life and Death of Tom Thomson

Evening Programs Join Chris to see what Tom Thomson was all about - from his nationwide art revolution to his mysterious death here in Algonquin Park. Location: Outdoor Theatre. Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. For more info visit www.algonquinpark.on.ca.