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Borrow an Ontario Parks Pass through the Espanola Public Library FOR FREE!

Parks passes may be borrowed by library card holders with a valid adult/senior library membership in good standing. These passes include free day-use access to all Ontario Provincial Parks and offer admission for one vehicle and its occupants.

Borrowing Period

1 week (7 days)

Park Pass Availability

Passes CANNOT be reserved / placed on hold – passes are available on a first come first served basis. For availability or questions, please phone the library at (705) 869-2940 OR visit the library front desk.

Park Reservations

Park reservations can be made by phoning 1-888-668-7275 or online at

Overdue Fines and Replacement Cost

Fine for late return: $20.00 per day

Replacement cost for lost or damaged pass: $225.00


Parks passes are limited and availability is dependent on the return of the passes from previous patrons. The EPL cannot guarantee that a pass will be returned and available on the set return date - We apologize for the inconvenience.

*We recommend that you check the Ontario Parks website for up-to-date information to plan your trip (the daily vehicle permit does not guarantee park entry. Park capacity limitations as well as Covid-19 restrictions may apply) as well as their Operating Dates page to view which parks will be open for your visit*

Here are just a few of the Ontario Parks you could visit this summer:

Chutes Provincial Park (Massey, ON):

Misery Bay Provincial Park (Evansville, ON):

Pancake Bay Provincial Park (Batchawana Bay, ON):

Fairbank Provincial Park (Worthington, ON):

Windy Lake Provincial Park (Levack, ON):

Pinery Provincial Park: (Grand Bend, ON):

Lake Superior Provincial Park (Wawa, ON):

Killarney Provincial Park (Killarney, ON):

Grundy Lake Provincial Park (Britt, ON):

Killbear Provincial Park (Nobel, ON):

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park (Pass Lake, ON):

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