British Columbia () has officially launched a new website for its yesterday and will become the home of a new reservation system this year.
According to a report, the new website will be in a soft launch during its first week, which will allow visitors to familiarize themselves with it before theopen on March 21. As in previous years, can reserve the at least two months ahead.
In the past seasons, the Discoverwebsite caused problems for enthusiasts, as the could crash on peak days. The previous website saw a record number of people who booked spots during the pandemic.
When thewas first launched for summer in May 2020, over 43,000 were made within the first six and a half hours. This was more than twice that of the in the initial three months that the system was in operation during the spring season earlier in the year.
The new website allowsto search for by date and location with maps of open sites.
As part of its commitment to a better digital experience in 2022, theconducted research with visitors to make decisions regarding the new .
“B.C. Parks is on a mission to ensure your experience of parks – from trip planning toa , to contributing to conservation – is just as enjoyable, seamless, and impactful no matter whether you’re in a , on your laptop, or on the road in between,” an introduction to the new says.
“To meet this goal, we’re setting out to significantly and continuously improve the services we provide to B.C.’s parks and the people who visit and value them.”
This story originally appeared on CTV News.