Safety and guidelines

Point Pelee National Park

Safety is everyone’s responsibility. At Parks Canada, we do our part to make sure you can have a safe visit by assessing the risks, managing hazards, and making sure that safety information is freely available to everyone. You can do your part as visitors by making sure you seek out the information you need to stay safe and make well informed decisions while enjoying these special places. Visit our website and stop at the Visitor Center to speak with our employees for the most up to date information. Make sure you are fully prepared for whatever activities you choose to participate in so you can have a safe, enjoyable and memorable visit.

Important bulletins

Check the important bulletins page for visitor safety and operations information before your visit to Point Pelee.


Take precautions against hazards in Point Pelee National Park such as ticks and poison ivy.

Land safety and preparedness

Plan ahead for your visit to Point Pelee National Park with safety and preparedness tips.

Park regulations

Guidelines and rules for visiting Point Pelee National Park.

Tip Tower updates

Parks Canada is pleased to highlight a summary and provide updates about the Tip Tower project.

Water safety

Access resources on safety when swimming and paddling in Point Pelee National Park.

Winter safety

Visitors should plan and prepare for any weather while visiting the park.


In case of emergency: Dial 911

Point Pelee National Park
Phone: 519-322-2365
Toll Free: 1-888-773-8888

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