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Grasslands National Park sets stage for family camping

  • Publication Date: May 28, 2016
  • Publication: Toronto Star

“Is there going to be anything to do?” My eldest son interrupts my count of Swainson’s hawks atop passing power posts.

His worry is tied to the increasingly vast prairie vista complete with coulees and rolling, soft hills greeting us — one completely devoid of play structures and stores and stuff. I urge him to keep an open mind, reminding him this isn’t a typical trip.

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