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Haldimand Conservation Area

43.97700, -77.96416

Haldimand Conservation Area is a great place to take a break off the beaten track. It offers access to a secluded section of beach along Lake Ontario and provides a great spot for viewing migratory waterfowl.

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Address183 Wicklow Beach Rd, Grafton, Ontario
Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail

43.25615, -79.93192

The HCA and Grand River Conservation Authority jointly own and operate this 32-kilometre multi-use trail which runs from Ewen Road in west Hamilton through the Dundas Valley Conservation Area to Brantford. It is Canada's first fully developed, multi-use i ...

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AddressMain St W, Hamilton, Ontario
Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail (Brantford)

43.13324, -80.22924

The Hamilton to Brantford Rail-Trail is Ontario's first entirely off-road, interurban hiking and biking trail. The Hamilton Region Conservation Authority owns and maintains the trail from Hamilton to Jerseyville, and the Grand River Conservation Authority ...

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AddressGreenwich St, Brantford, Ontario
Harry Smith Conservation Area

44.06384, -77.43215

The walking trail encircles the pond and takes the hiker past some of the foundations of past buildings and along a wooded escarpment. The 1.5 km trail circles the pond, returning to the parking lot. For a nice waalk, follow the trail by starting half way ...

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AddressPurdy Street, Ameliasburgh, Ontario
Hay Creek Conservation Area

42.77528, -80.26575

Enjoy walking along the 2 km trail that winds its way through forested areas and past the reservoir. A boardwalk across the reservoir links the trail to the conservation area. The conservation area is located 5 km west of Port Dover. Hay Creek Conservat ...

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Address241 Port Ryerse Road, Simcoe, Ontario
Hersey Lake Conservation Area

48.48643, -81.31093

Situated in the beautiful jack pine forests just north of Timmins, the Hersey Lake Conservation Area is a year-round recreational facility. The area offers a variety of outdoor and leisurely activities for everyone to enjoy. A large beach, numerous trails ...

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AddressHighway 655, Timmins, Ontario
Hiawatha Highlands Conservation Area

46.59190, -84.26033

The Highlands offer magnificent scenery including breathtaking waterfalls and 35 kilometres (22 miles) of nature trails. Hundreds of hectares of forests with creeks, lakes and wetlands create the ideal habitat for more than 70 species of birds and 18 spec ...

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Address5th Line, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
High Falls Conservation Area

45.31766, -75.09308

This Conservation Area consists of two parcels of land totaling 2.25 hectares located on either side of the river. This area offers interesting views, particularly of the old Coupal Dam, which still stands. It is situated on the western edge of the Villag ...

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AddressCounty Road 3, Casselman, Ontario
Highland Glen Conservation Area

43.09868, -82.11632

This Conservation Area boasts 26 acres of land on the shores of beautiful Lake Huron. Visitors can enjoy fishing, boating and watersports via the boat launch,swimming at the beach, picnic facilities, and a play area.

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Address5046 Lakeshore Rd, Sarnia, Ontario

44.42525, -78.27594

The Imagine the Marsh Conservation Area, located on Katchewanooka Lake in Lakefield, offers visitors a wonderful opportunity for wetland exploration and appreciation! This keystone property was acquired by Otonabee Conservation in 1996, for the conservati ...

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AddressDeyncourt Street, Lakefield, Ontario
Indian Falls Conservation Area

44.61940, -80.94705

A mini version of Niagara Falls, this 15 metre high waterfall was formed by the erosion of soft Queenston shale beneath hard Manitoulin dolomite.

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AddressCounty Road 1, Owen Sound, Ontario
Inglis Falls Arboretum

44.52596, -80.93407

The Arboretum is connected by hiking trails to Harrison Park in Owen Sound and to Inglis Falls Conservation Area. The Sydenham River is right down the trail, providing great opportunities to watch various species of salmon during spawning seasons. There a ...

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AddressInglis Falls Road, Owen Sound ON
J. Henry Tweed Conservation Area

45.25816, -75.36790

Enjoy this Conservation Area located along the South Nation River. The area boasts a nearby paved cycling path,picnic tables, and it's a great hiking spot!

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AddressForced Rd, Russell, Ontario
Jackson Creek Kiwanis Trail

44.30917, -78.38707

The Jackson Creek Kiwanis Trail is a four kilometer walking/cycling trail that extends from Jackson Park in the City of Peterborough west to Ackison Road in Smith Ward. It is part of the Trans Canada Trail. Along the trail you will pass through upland for ...

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AddressAckison Road, Peterborough, Ontario
Jessup's Falls Conservation Area

45.55916, -75.05987

Home of the Annual Walleye Festival, this 5.26 hectare park is situated along the South Nation River, on the south side of Highway 17, just west of Plantagenet Village. In between the big White Pines and the majestic Oaks, we find a picnic shelter, some p ...

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AddressHighway 17, Plantagenet, Ontario
King's Mill Conservation Area

44.33209, -77.62809

King’s Mill Conservation Area is situated on Squire Creek at the site of a former grist mill and dam. The property is comprised of wetland, bush, and farmland. The Mill is still standing yet is closed to the public. Many visitors find the area exceptional ...

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Address1119 Wellman’s Rd, Stirling, Ontario
Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area

42.08017, -82.49308

Take a hike along one of the most beautiful forest boardwalk trails in the region. While exploring this 19 hectare Carolinian woodland, you'll see Tulip-tree, Sassafras, Black Gum, Sycamore and Flowering Dogwood trees, as well as wildflowers such as Trill ...

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AddressTalbot Rd, Wheatley, Ontario
La Vase Portage Conservation Area

46.30239, -79.38354

This Conservation Area provides an important access to the historic La Vase portage route for voyageurs travelling from the St. Lawrence to the interior of North America. The 11 km La Vase Portages are a series of three portages comprised of eight kilomet ...

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AddressHighway 17, North Bay, Ontario
Lafarge 2000 Trail

43.24860, -80.02672

One of the HCA's two Millennium projects, this 22-kilometre trail in Flamborough will link the Dundas Valley, Christie Lake, the provincially significant Beverly Swamp and Valens Conservation Area. It will ultimately link to Cootes Paradise, Hamilton Harb ...

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AddressBinkley Rd, Dundas, Ontario
Lake Laurentian Conservation Area

46.45545, -80.94744

The Lake Laurentian Conservation Area is a hidden gem within city limits. Located ten minutes from downtown Sudbury, it is accessible by car, bicycle and also from Laurentian University. The 2,400 acres of protected green space is home to over 23 km of ...

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AddressSouth Bay Rd, Sudbury, Ontario