Recreation and Parks BC Magazine

Recreation and Parks BC is the official magazine of the BC Recreation and Parks Association. Each issue features articles by guest writers about the latest innovations in the sector, news reports from the regions, and a calendar of events, courses, workshops and conferences.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia in the production of this resource.


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Back issues are also available from this link.

Spring/Summer 2017: Parks

This issue of Recreation & Parks BC explores our regional parks system highlighting three gold star examples from Metro Vancouver, Vancouver Island and the Okanagan. Two other articles delve into the history of the system, and the partnerships that are necessary to protect, manage and expand our parks in the future.

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Article Submissions

If you would like to share your knowledge, research material and innovative ideas with BCRPA members, send your ideas or articles to the magazine's editor for consideration at communications (at)
This magazine is created by a committee of volunteer members in conjunction with the BCRPA office.


The magazine is sent to over 600 members of the BCRPA, stakeholders, and a list of subscribers. For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, and the general public,  please contact corpsales (at)

View and download the 2017 Media Kit for the full picture

► View and download the 2017 Advertising Rate Card,

► View and download the complete 2017 Editorial Calendar


Magazine themes and deadlines at-a-glance:                                                           

Issue   Theme Copy and Ad Deadline
Fall 2017 Youth 04 August 2017
Winter 2018   11 December 2017
Spring/Summer 2018   04 May 2018
Fall 2018   28 September 2018


Additional Advertising Opportunities: 

Learn more about advertising in FitLife BC magazine.


For more information about how to increase your profile with BCRPA members, please contact corpsales (at)