Outdoor Recreation Parks & Tourism

 

Student of the Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism program, Stpehanie Potter enjoys a picturesque day on Lake Superior.

Interested in Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism?

Students interested in Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism at Lakehead University will study....

  • Leadership and independent critical thinking
  • Awareness of social and environmental responsibilities
  • Recreational activities and leisure pursuits related to and dependent upon the natural environment
  • Areas of study in parks, tourism or leadership

What is Outdoor Recreation, Parks & Tourism?

Our program includes:

  • Practical study in outdoor recreation
  • Research on nature-based recreation, parks and tourism
  • Activities from local to international scales, including Aboriginal and multi-cultural perspectives
  • Direct experience and interaction with practitioners 

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Sep
23
Lakehead University’s In Conversation talks returning to the Thunder Bay Public Library
Lakehead University’s In Conversation talks are returning to the Thunder Bay Public Library with three exciting presentations planned for this... full story
Feb
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Lakehead University students learning about fat biking in NW Ontario and NE Minnesota
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Aug
9
One-of-a-kind gathering brought together Indigenous people from different countries for tourism discussion
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Mar
23
Thunder Bay can listen to the young voices of La Loche
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