Parks Canada Notice

Operation Dates for 2019 Spring is in the air and Parks Canada staff are working hard to prepare for the busy season ahead.
Here are key 2019 dates for the Greenwich area. • Ramps and stairs will be in place for the May long weekend.

  • Greenwich trails will be open for use as between May 13, 2019 (depending on trail conditions).
  • Greenwich Beach will be open for use between June 10 and September 13, 2019.
  • Greenwich Beach will have surf guards on duty from 11 am to 6 pm daily between June 30 and August 18, 2019.
  • Greenwich Visitor Information Centre will be open to the public 7 days a week from 9 am to 5 pm between June 12 and
    September 11, 2019.

As in 2018, summer visitors will be able to purchase their entrance passes at the Greenwich Visitor Information Centre. Stay tuned for future updates on a new gift shop in the Centre. PEI National Park Season Passes – Early Bird Sale continues until June 15 Parks Canada is offering entry passes for Prince Edward Island National Park at discounted rates prior to the beginning of the 2019 operating season. Season passes offer unlimited access to PEI National Park’s stunning supervised beaches, over 50 km of trails, special events, summer programs, and well maintained visitor facilities. Having a season pass is a great way to connect with nature and the national park. Discounted early bird passes will be sold until June 15, 2019 at a price of $49 for a family/group pass. Individual adult ($19.60) and senior ($17.10) early bird seasonal passes are also available. As in 2018, there is free admission to all Parks Canada’s places for youth 17 and under. Passes can be purchased at Ardgowan National Historic Site, 2 Palmers Lane in Charlottetown, from Monday to Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Seasonal passes are also available for sale online. Entrance fees collected are invested directly back into Parks Canada’s activities and facility improvements at PEI National Park.

New Look for PEI National Park Entrance Permits. Parks Canada has introduced a new look for the PEI National Park entrance permits this year. Seasonal and 7-day entrance passes now include space to print two license plate numbers on the front of the permit. Parks Canada entrance permits are non-transferable, meaning they are intended to be used by the permit holder (signatory) and family. Having a space for specific license plate numbers on the permit ensure an even playing field for all users of the park and reduce the likelihood of transferred passes. If you have questions about the new look of our passes, contact us at 902- 566-7050 or drop us a line at peinp.pnipe@pc.gc.ca For more information about Prince Edward Island National Park, please visit our website www.parkscabada.ca/pei, call us at 902-672-6350, or send us an email at pc.infopnipepeinpinfo.pc@canada.ca

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