Ontario Parks Pass

Ontario Parks has provided free vehicle permits for members of the Huntsville Public Library so you can enjoy using its network of provincial parks. With more than 100 operating provincial parks to choose from, you can explore skiing and hiking trails and day use beaches across our beautiful province.

Use your library card to borrow one of our park passes today!

The Ontario Parks Pass offers admission for one vehicle and its occupants. Park capacity limitations will apply. Advance registration may be required for certain parks. Please visit the Ontario Parks Reservation System to make a FREE day use reservation using the Ontario Parks Pass. Visit the Ontario Parks Day Use page for more information about the advance booking system.

Visit the Park Locator page to find a Provincial Park near you.

Provincial Parks Near Huntsville

We are fortunate to live in a region that has many provincial parks and hiking trails close by! Check this list of nearby operating and non-operating parks to prepare for the perfect outing:

Please Note: Both Algonquin and Arrowhead parks require day use visitors to make an online reservation prior to visiting these parks. This will ensure that you have a parking spot when you arrive. Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance.

Visit the Ontario Parks Reservation System to reserve your spot

Hikes Near Huntsville

Waiting for your Ontario Parks Pass to become available? Try out some of these other locations near us for a great hike, no pass required:

Discover even more trails at the Ontario Trails Council website.

Bird Backpack

Red backpack with other accessoriesWant to try out bird watching? Hit the field with our Bird Backpack! It can be borrowed with an Adult card for 14 days.

Our birding kit includes:

  • Backpack
  • Binoculars
  • Two bird books
  • Five bird bingo cards
  • Five scavenger hunt cards

Place Bird Backpack on hold

Recommended Reading

Planning an outdoor adventure? Check out some of these resources to help you enjoy your time outdoors.

Ontario Parks LogoHuntsville Public Library thanks Ontario Parks for their generous sponsorship of this lending program.

Visit the Healthy Parks Healthy People program website for more information about the links between nature and well-being and Ontario Parks’ response initiative.

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