Nature and science

Point Pelee National Park

Located 50 km (30 miles) south-east of Windsor, Ontario, Point Pelee National Park of Canada is one of Canada's smallest national parks, and yet this tiny green oasis attracts approximately 300,000 visitors each year.

Point Pelee brings people and the environment together. From picnic areas to the Visitor Centre, to famous vistas like the Tip and the Marsh Boardwalk, all facilities and services are designed to ensure a memorable experience and to preserve the Park's natural environment.

Science and conservation

Learn more about the conservation efforts taking place in Point Pelee National Park.


Point Pelee National Park is one of the most biodiverse protected areas in Canada, home to an abundance of plant and animal life.


Point Pelee National Park is the most southern point of mainland Canada, in an area called the Carolinian zone.

Women in science

Women working in science – sharing their stories, advice, and the career paths that brought them to work in Point Pelee National Park.

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