For Parents

Know the past. Enjoy the present. Protect the future.

If your son or daughter is in grade 8 or secondary 2, their teachers are encouraged to pre-order My Parks Passes now! The pass grants them free daily access to over 200 Parks Canada locations for a full year. Note that passes will be shipped in the Spring of 2015.

By showing their My Parks Pass, they can also obtain an instant discount for the entire family on a daily family or group pass. The My Parks Pass entitles you to purchase an annual park/historic site-specific pass or a Parks Canada Discovery Pass (which grants unlimited entry to all Parks Canada places for an entire year) at a discounted rate. Buy yours today for an adventure the entire family will enjoy!

Parents of home-schooled students who would like to receive a pass are asked to contact us at 1-888-773-8888 or info@myparkspass.ca.
 

The Fine Print

1. Using your son or daughter's My Parks Pass
 
  • Present your My Parks Pass at any Parks Canada location to receive one free Youth Daily Entry.
  • The pass also allows a discount on a Family/Group Daily Entry Fee equal to the value of the Youth Daily Entry Fee at the specific Parks Canada location.
  • Entry fees are different at all Parks Canada locations. To view fees for all Parks Canada locations, please visit: their website.
  • The Family/Group Daily Entry is valid for up to seven people arriving together in one vehicle at any National Park or National Marine Conservation Area.
  • The Family/Group Daily Entry is valid for up to seven people, and a maximum of two adults, arriving together in one vehicle at any National Historic Site.
  • Only one Youth or Family/Group Daily Entry can be discounted per My Parks Pass per visit.
  • The discount is valid at all Parks Canada locations that charge entry fees. To view these locations, please visit: this Parks Canada webpage.
  • The discount is not valid on any other Parks Canada products.
  • This offer is only valid until April 30, 2015.
 
2. My Parks Pass online discount for a Parks Canada Family/Group Discovery Pass
 
  • Each V.I.P. Code can be used to purchase one Parks Canada Family/Group Discovery Pass at a discounted rate from the Parks Canada Online Store
  • The discounted Parks Canada Family/Group Discovery Pass will cost $103.10. 
  • The discount is equal to the value of one Parks Canada Youth Individual Discovery Pass ($33.30). With a regular pass value of $136.40, the discount is approximately 24.4%.
  • The Family/Group Discovery Pass is valid for one year from the date of purchase.
  • The Family/Group Discovery Pass is valid at all Parks Canada locations that charge entry fees. To view these locations, please visit: this Parks Canada webpage.
  • The Family/Group Discovery Pass is valid for up to seven people arriving together in one vehicle at any National Park, National Marine Conservation Area or National Historic Site of Canada.
  • Only one Family/Group Discovery Pass can be purchased per V.I.P. Code.
  • The discount is not valid on any other Parks Canada products.
  • This offer is only valid until April 30, 2015.