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November 2020  
November 16, 2020 Boil Water Advisory Issued for West Gate
November 14, 2020 Algonquin Park Birding Report
November 9, 2020 Smoke Lake - Do Not Use Water Advisory - Suspected Algal Bloom
November 9, 2020 Rock Lake - Do Not Use Water Advisory - Suspected Algal Bloom
November 9, 2020 Boil Water Advisory Issued for Visitor Centre
November 7, 2020 Special Art Exhibit: Paddles and Paintbrushes
November 4, 2020 Whiskey Rapids Trail Closed Due To Poor Trail Conditions
November 1, 2020 Double Your Discount Sale Until November 15, 2020
November 1, 2020 Winter in Algonquin Park
   
October 2020  
October 26, 2020 Boil Water Advisory Issued for West Gate
October 22, 2020 Peck Lake Trail Closed
October 22, 2020 Minnesing Mountain Bike Trail Now Closed for Season
October 16, 2020 Wolf Advisory Issued for a Portion of Highway 60
October 13, 2020 Advisory: Controlled Big Game Hunting within Algonquin Park until January 15, 2021
October 11, 2020 Ontario Parks is Reporting Day Use Permits are Sold Out For October 11, 2020
October 10, 2020 Ontario Parks is Reporting Day Use Permits are Sold Out For October 10, 2020
October 9, 2020 Hardwood Lookout Trail Closed October 9 to 12, 2020
October 6, 2020 Wolf Advisory Issued for a Portion of Highway 60
October 6, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Fall Colour Images
October 4, 2020 Algonquin Park is a No Drone Zone
October 3, 2020 Ontario Parks is Reporting Day Use Permits are Sold Out For October 3, 2020
October 2, 2020 Algonquin Park Fall Colour Images - Maple Understory and Aspens
October 2, 2020 Mystery of the Park - Special Art Exhibit at Visitor Centre Until November 1, 2020
   
September 2020  
September 28, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Fall Colour Images
September 25, 2020 Real-time Occupancy of the Algonquin Park Visitor Centre Available for Fall 2020
September 21, 2020 Algonquin Park Fall Colour Images
September 19, 2020 Boil Water Advisory for Mew Lake Campground and Lake of Two Rivers Campground
September 16, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Fall Colour Images
September 15, 2020 New Book: Wildflowers of Algonquin Provincial Park by Michael Runtz
September 14, 2020 Ontario Parks to Limit Day Use Permit Sales on Busy Fall Weekends
September 13, 2020 Algonquin Park Wolf Howl with Michael Runtz - Virtual Event
September 8, 2020 Fall in Algonquin Park
September 8, 2020 West Gate and East Gate Operating Hours Adjusted for Fall
September 7, 2020 Daily Vehicle Fee Increase for Weekends and Holidays Until October 31
September 4, 2020 Special Art Exhibits: Algonquin Through a Lens, The Spirit of Algonquin, and Rooted In Algonquin
September 1, 2020 Advisory: Controlled Big Game Hunting in Eyre, Clyde, and Bruton Townships within Algonquin Park until November 30
   
August 2020  
August 30, 2020 Fundraising Raffle Tickets Now Available!
August 24, 2020 Haunted Halloween Weekend Cancelled for 2020
August 24, 2020 Boil Water Advisory Issued for East Gate
August 23, 2020 Algonquin Park Common Loon Sightings Wanted
August 22, 2020 Boil Water Advisories Issued for Pog Lake Campground and West Gate
August 22, 2020 Boil Water Advisories Ended for Kearney Lake Campground, Trailer Sanitation Station, Rock Lake Campground, East Beach Picnic Area, and Whitefish Lake Group Campground
August 21, 2020 Low Water Reported Between Tom Thomson Lake and Pathfinder Lake
August 15, 2020 Boil Water Advisories Announced for Rock Lake Campground, Kearney Lake Campground, Trailer Sanitary Station, West Gate, East Beach Picnic Area, and Whitefish Lake Group Campground
August 13, 2020 Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach Reopens for Swimming
August 10, 2020 Employment Opportunity: Seasonal Museum Technicians - Fall 2020
August 7, 2020 Lake of Two Rivers Campground Beach Posted Unsafe for Swimming
August 6, 2020 Algonquin Park Forest 2021-2031 Forest Management Plan: Review of Long-Term Management Direction
August 5, 2020 Public Wolf Howls Cancelled for 2020
August 1, 2020 Special Art Exhibit at Visitor Centre: Algonquin on Canvas
   
July 2020  
July 31, 2020 Visitor Centre Exhibits, Viewing Deck and Algonquin Room Reopen After COVID-19 Closure Starting March 14, 2020. Theatre and Sunday Creek Cafe Remain Closed.
July 27, 2020 Highway 60 Construction Begins - Highway 35 to West Gate
July 20, 2020 West Gate and East Gate Now Open Longer Hours
July 14, 2020 Masks Now Required at Indoor Public Spaces in Algonquin Park
July 14, 2020 Multiple Boil Water Advisories Lifted
July 13, 2020 Free Day Use in Algonquin Park on July 17, 2020
July 12, 2020 Rain Reduces Algonquin Park Fire Danger Rating to Low
July 10, 2020 Algonquin Park Fire Danger Rating: Extreme
July 9, 2020 Low Water Levels Reported
July 6, 2020 Boil Water Advisory Issued for Kearney Lake Campground
   
June 2020  
June 29, 2020 Algonquin Logging Museum Now Open
June 27, 2020 Algonquin Logging Museum Reception Building to Open June 29, 2020 - Trail Currently Open
June 26, 2020 Rock Lake, Tea Lake and Coon Lake Campgrounds Now Open
June 23, 2020 Boil Water Orders Issued for Mew Lake Campground Comfort Station, Pog Lake Campground, and Trailer Sanitary Station
June 22, 2020 The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop Opens Today at the Visitor Centre
June 22, 2020 Most Developed Campgrounds Open Today [Except Rock Lake, Coon Lake and Tea Lake Campgrounds]
June 21, 2020 Forest Fire (APK 002) Near Burnt Island Lake
June 19, 2020 Developed Camping With Special Procedures in Response to COVID-19 Starts Monday
June 17, 2020 Barron Canyon Trail Closed June 17, 2020 for Parking Lot Maintenance
June 16, 2020 Lake Travers Road at km 64 Closed on June 17, 2020 for Bridge Replacement - No Access to Lake Traverse or Eustache Lake
June 16, 2020 Algonquin Park Fish Stocking List 2020
June 12, 2020 Ontario Turtles at Risk
June 11, 2020 COVID-19: What is Open and Closed in Algonquin Park
June 10, 2020 Open Developed Camping to Start in Algonquin Park on June 22
June 3, 2020 Last Day for the Algonquin Park Wild Bird Cam
June 1, 2020 Backcountry Camping Now Open
   
May 2020  
May 30, 2020 Backcountry Camping Available Starting June 1, 2020
May 28, 2020 Ontario Parks Extends Developed Camping Closure to June 14, 2020
May 27, 2020 Happy 127th Birthday Algonquin Park!
May 21, 2020 Biting Insects - Mosquitoes and Black Flies in Algonquin Park
May 20, 2020 Centennial Ridges and Whiskey Rapids Trails Open
May 16, 2020 Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) Ends for Algonquin Park, Fire Danger Low
May 15, 2020 Open Algonquin Park Now Open for Limited Day-Use with Restrictions
May 14, 2020 Forest Fire (APK001) Near Otterpaw Lake Being Held
May 11, 2020 Algonquin Park Opening for Limited Day-Use on May 15, 2020
May 9, 2020 Open Ontario Opening Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves
May 5, 2020 Donate Today #GivingTuesdayNowGivingTuesday
May 3, 2020 Algonquin Park Lakes Now Ice Free
   
April 2020  
April 30, 2020 Lake Opeongo Estimated Ice Out
April 25, 2020 UPDATE: Ontario Government Extends Algonquin Park Closure to May 31, 2020 for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Prevention
April 24, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Images and Satellite Image
April 22, 2020 Current Algonquin Park Ice Conditions and Satellite Image
April 21, 2020 Lake of Two Rivers is Ice Free
April 20, 2020 Latest Satellite Image of Algonquin Park
April 17, 2020 Current Images of Algonquin Park
April 16, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Ice Conditions Satellite Image
April 7, 2020 Images of Spring along Highway 60 in Algonquin Park
April 3, 2020 Algonquin Park Included in Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) for COVID-19 Prevention
April 2, 2020 Current Algonquin Park Ice Conditions and Images
   
March 2020  
March 25, 2020 COVID-19 and The Friends of Algonquin Park
March 23, 2020 Online Ordering Open - 100% of Revenue Supports Algonquin Park
March 18, 2020 Ontario Government Closes All Provincial Parks, Including Algonquin Park, to the Public Until April 30, 2020 for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Prevention
March 16, 2020 Fen Lake and Leaf Lake Ski Trails Reopen with Poor Conditions
March 14, 2020 Algonquin Park Visitor Centre - Temporarily Closed, COVID-19
March 13, 2020 Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) and Algonquin Park
March 12, 2020 Camboose Shanty: A Glimpse of the Past Workshop Postponed
March 12, 2020 Latest Birding Report - Spring Migrants, Boreal Birds, and Winter Finches
March 9, 2020 Fen Lake and Leaf Lake Ski Trails Closed
March 6, 2020 All Winter Road Maintenance Ends on the Barron Canyon/Lake Travers/Achray Roads - These Gravel Roads Closed for Spring Melt
March 5, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
March 4, 2020 Water Restored to Algonquin Park Visitor Centre - Flush Toilets Available After Plumbing Repairs
March 2, 2020 Algonquin Park Visitor Centre Plumbing Repairs March 3, 2020 - Limited Bathroom Facilities Available
March 1, 2020 Algonquin Park Seasonal Employment Opportunities
   
February 2020  
February 28, 2020 New Book: The Best of the Raven, Volume 3
February 28, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
February 28, 2020 Work in Algonquin Park this Summer - Apply Today!
February 22, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report - Winter Finches, Boreal Species, and Much More
February 15, 2020 Winter in the Wild Festival is Today!
February 13, 2020 Opeongo Road Now Plowed to Winter Gate for Canada Jay Research
February 13, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
February 11, 2020 Algonquin Park Wild Bird Cam - Live Stream!
February 11, 2020 New Experience Algonquin Workshops Announced
February 6, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
February 4, 2020 Winter in the Wild Festival 2020 - Marty Obbard, Retired Algonquin Park Bear Researcher, Announced as Special Guest Speaker
February 1, 2020 Weekly Algonquin Park Winter Birding Report
   
January 2020  
January 25, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
January 21, 2020 Love Adopt An Algonquin Park Animal for Valentine's Day
January 18, 2020 Weekly Algonquin Park Winter Birding Report
January 14, 2020 Employment Opportunities - Museum Technicians Spring, Summer, Fall 2020
January 13, 2020 Visitor Centre Open Today
January 13, 2020 Fen Lake and Leaf Lake Ski Trails Reopen
January 12, 2020 Visitor Centre Closed January 12, 2020 - Winter Storm Related
January 11, 2020 West Gate, East Gate and Visitor Centre Closed January 11, 2020 at Noon for Winter Storm
January 11, 2020 Ski Trails Use Caution/Closed - Rain and Above Freezing Temperatures
January 11, 2020 Mew Lake Campground Ice Rink Closed Today
January 11, 2020 Latest Algonquin Park Birding Report
January 10, 2020 Updated Algonquin Park Fish Stocking List - 2014 to 2019
January 6, 2020 46th Algonquin Park Christmas Bird Count Results
January 1, 2020 Winter in the Wild Festival is Coming February 15, 2020
   

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