This month, Parks Canada turns 100. The commonwealth country's national parks system was the first of its kind, starting with the very first national park in 1885, Banff. And with more than 200 sites to choose from -- whether it's a national park, a national historic site or a marine conservation area -- Canada has the biggest and most beautiful back garden in the world.
Here are some of our favourite hidden (and not-so-hidden) gems across the country:
Check out some amazing travel deals across the country at this week's Parks Canada Destination of the Week page and kick off the centennial in style.
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