Dark sky parks

Here are the locations of note in Canada, including all dark sky preserves.

If Peter we’ve chronicled a location, the link (after Feb 18, 2012) will take you to that spotlight. If not, the link will take you directly to that DSP’s site:


Atlantic Canada

Kejimkujik National Park, NS

Kouchibouguac National Park  Dark-Sky Preserve, NB

Fundy National Park, NB

Mt. Carleton Provincial Park, NB

Irving Nature Park, Urban Sky Park, NB



Mont-Mégantic International Dark-Sky Preserve



Point Pelee National Park

Torrance Barrens (Muskokas)

Gordon’s Park on Manitoulin Island

Bruce Peninsula National Park and Fathom Five National Marine Park



Grasslands National Park

Cypress Hills Inter-Provincial Park, SK/AB



Elk Island National Park/Beaver Hills Dark-Sky Preserve

Jasper National Park (world’s largest dark sky preserve)


British Columbia

McDonald Creek Provincial Park



More on Canadian dark sky designations

More dark sky preserves around the world

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