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Corbeil Conservation Area

46.26467, -79.29494

Corbeil Conservation Area includes part of the historic LaVase River and its floodplain. Recognizing its unique ecological features, the NBMCA developed a self-guided, 3.4 kilometer trail which leads visitors across numerous boardwalks and through a varie ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Education Interpretive Picnic Facilities Hiking Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing
AddressHighway 94, East Ferris, Ontario
Eau Claire Gorge Conservation Area

46.26432, -78.90960

The most spectacular scenic feature is the Gorge itself, where the Amable du Fond flows between steep rock walls in a dramatic series of rapids and waterfalls. Below the Gorge the river widens and winds its way through a cluster of islands before flowing ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Education Interpretive Heritage Museum Picnic Facilities Hiking Snowshoeing
AddressHighway 630, Calvin, Ontario
Elks Lodge Family Park

46.30307, -79.38515

The Elks Lodge Family Park is a small 1 acre day use park on the southern shore of Trout Lake. Situated on Hwy 17 its picnic tables and beach (unsupervised) provide a welcome respite from highway traveling. It is located directly across the hwy from the ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Picnic Facilities Boating Swimming Water Sports Fishing
AddressHighway 17, North Bay, 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 ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Education Interpretive Heritage Museum Boating Hiking Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing
AddressHighway 17, North Bay, Ontario
Laurentian Escarpment Conservation Area

46.33777, -79.43293

The Laurentian Escarpment Conservation Area boasts a spectacular view of the City of North Bay, Lake Nipissing and the surrounding area. Visitors can hike a number of trails on the 132 acres. Downhill skiers can hit the slopes of Laurentian Ski Hill, inde ...

Free Admission Education Interpretive Handicapped Access Facilities Rental Equipment Rentals Picnic Facilities Hiking Off-road Cycling Trails Snowshoeing Downhill Skiing
AddressJaney Ave, North Bay, Ontario
Mattawa Island Conservation Area

46.31546, -78.71035

Mattawa Island is located in the historic setting of the town of Mattawa. Nestled near the mouth of the Mattawa River and accessible by road, the island features a variety of family friendly activities. The island provides a beach, picnic facilities, a sw ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Heritage Museum Picnic Facilities Boating Swimming Water Sports Fishing Sports Fields Cycling
AddressBissett Street, Mattawa, Ontario
Papineau Lake Conservation Area

46.19633, -78.71588

A boat launching ramp provides boaters and anglers with access to Papineau Lake, known for its lake trout.

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Boating Swimming Water Sports Fishing
AddressPapineau Lake Rd, Papineau, Ontario

46.07952, -79.35614

An adjoining trail system, 'The Pines', offers visitors low impact recreational opportunities and spectacular scenic vistas from the top of Powassan Mountain.  Recreational opportunities include; hiking, cycling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and sigh ...

Free Admission Education Interpretive Hiking Off-road Cycling Trails Snowshoeing
AddressCatherine Ave, Powassan, Ontario
The Laurier Woods Conservation Area

46.30726, -79.44382

Located in the heart of North Bay, this 240 area encompasses a provincially significant wetland, rocky outcrops, upland forest and is a sancturary to a broad range of wetland and woodland creatures, including migrating birds. Interpretive trail sites mar ...

Free Admission Lake River Reservoir Education Interpretive Hiking Off-road Cycling Trails Snowshoeing Cross Country Skiing
AddressBrule St, North Bay, Ontario