Special Places Around You
Your area has stories to tell—whether you live in a big city, small town, near the ocean or far inland. For the Great Canadian Scouting Adventure, we’ll be discovering places across Canada in particular.
Get ready to explore:
National Parks, parks managed by the Government of Canada, that protect our beautiful and natural ecosystems.
National Historic Sites
National Historic Sites, protected places where the history of Canada comes alive.
World Heritage Sites
UNESCO World Heritage Sites, places so incredible that they are listed as unique in the world, offering outstanding cultural value.
There are other parks and sites that won’t be included above but are just as important. They might be landmarks, museums, galleries, regional or provincial parks around you. How well you do know the places around you? Check out Parks Canada's website to find out the National Parks, Historical Sites and UNESCO World Heritage Sites nearest you!