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Mabel Davis Conservation Area

44.06584, -79.45712

Between the Tannery Mall and Bayview Parkway in Newmarket, there is a strip of land that was donated to the Conservation Authority in 1969 by Mabel Davis, a resident of Newmarket. This 7 hectare oasis in the middle of town is home to a wide range of plant ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Hiking Cycling Off-road Cycling Trails Cross Country Skiing
Address120 Bayview Parkway, Newmarket, Ontario
Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area

44.08009, -79.45350

Encounter great blue herons, American coots and sora rails at Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area. This 68.3 hectare site is a great place to watch nesting birds, cast a fishing line, and cycle along trails which are part of the Nokiidaa Trail system linki ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Heritage Museum Hiking Fishing Cycling Off-road Cycling Trails
AddressMain St, East Gwillimbury, Ontario
Scanlon Creek Conservation Area

44.14672, -79.56492

Scanlon Creek Conservation Area is a hikers’ haven, a picnicking paradise, a birder’s delight and a photographer’s dream. Explore forests, marshlands, and glacial erratics, enjoy spring wildflowers, or the vibrant fall leaves and see plenty of birds and o ...

Admission Lake River Reservoir Education Interpretive Facilities Rental Picnic Facilities Camping Hiking Cycling Off-road Cycling Trails Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing
AddressConcession 9, Bradford, Ontario
Sheppard's Bush Conservation Area

43.99823, -79.45572

Sheppard’s Bush Conservation Area is 26 hectares and has over three kilometres of hiking trails, thirteen soccer fields, two picnic pavilions and several historic buildings including the Sheppard family house - home of Windfall Ecology Centre. Aside from ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Heritage Museum Facilities Rental Picnic Facilities Hiking Sports Fields Cycling Off-road Cycling Trails Cross Country Skiing
Address93 Industrial Pkwy, Aurora, Ontario
Thornton Bales Conservation Area

44.02701, -79.51925

Thornton Bales Conservation Area is famous for its steep slopes and rugged beauty. This Area of Natural and Scientific Interest (ANSI) is part of the Oak Ridges Moraine, and has an elevation that drops 54 metres from its southwest corner to its northern b ...

Free Admission Hiking
AddressMulock Dr, Newmarket, Ontario

44.02407, -79.35836

Hike through the 10 hectare Whitchurch Conservation Area and you might see northern orioles, chipmunks and more. This heavily forested conservation area consists of a wide variety of trees, as well as a number of pine plantations and a man-made pond. Thi ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Facilities Rental Picnic Facilities Hiking Off-road Cycling Trails
AddressAurora Sideroad, Whitchurch Stouffville, Ontario
Willow Beach Conservation Area

44.31121, -79.42279

Willow Beach Conservation Area is a small area on the shores of Lake Simcoe in Georgina. A great place to take the family for the day, Willow Beach has picnic tables, flush toilets and privies, a playground and of course a sandy beach perfect for fun in t ...

Admission Lake River Reservoir Picnic Facilities Boating Swimming Water Sports
AddressMetro Road N, Sutton, Ontario