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The Arboretum & Administration Centre
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 ...

AddressInglis Falls Road, Owen Sound ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
The Glen Conservation Area
44.630311, -80.994324

A nature lover's paradise, this property is home to many species of plants and waterfowl.

AddressConcession Rd 10, Shallow Lake, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Tiffin Centre Conservation Area
44.31708, -79.79901

The Tiffin Centre is a four-season destination for environmental recreation and education. Come for a walk (leashed canine visitors welcome!) or bring your gear and bike, cross-country ski or snowshoe on 17 kilometres of looped trails that meander throug ...

Address8195 Concession Line 8, Utopia, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Tottenham Conservation Area
44.02015, -79.81022

Tottenham Conservation Area consists of a large parkland overlooking a picturesque pond. The large sandy beach and pavilion are ideal for a wide range of summer activities. The park offers camping facilities, fishing, nature trails, and a more secluded pa ...

Address4 Line, Tottenham, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Tremblay Beach Conservation Area
42.30770, -82.51880

There is no formal trail but the area is yours to explore and there is much to see. Look out for Oak-Hickory Woodland, Oak Savannah, Red Cedar Savannah, and old-field thicket. From late July to early September, all the open areas are masterfully coloured ...

AddressSt. Clair Road, St. Joachim, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Cross Country Skiing
Two Creeks Conservation Area
42.11220, -82.46151

The Wheatley Two Creeks Association is a group of community volunteers who work in partnership with the LTVCA on the park’s management and facilities development. Special events, nature trails, washrooms, amphitheatre, picnic pavilion, toboggan hill, grou ...

AddressWheatley Road, Wheatley, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Upper Credit Conservation Area
43.87344, -80.06202

Upper Credit Conservation Area, in Alton, is the longest stretch of publicly-owned land along the Credit River. This 378 acre property connects tracts of land and water which act as a green corridor for many species of fish, birds, amphibians and mammals ...

Address20073 Porterfield Road, Alton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Utopia Conservation Area
44.32426, -79.83619

This 100-acre area is used as passive green space. A portion of the property where the 140-year-old Bell's Gristmill resides is leased to the Friends of Utopia Gristmill & Park for purposes of conservation and restoration.

Address6th Line, Utopia, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Valens Conservation Area
43.38082, -80.14093

Welcome to Valens Lake Conservation Area, a 300-hectare paradise for lovers of the outdoors. Nestled within the splendid pine and spruce forest Valens Lake has over 220 campsites -- 110 sites with hydro and water. An additional 10 sites are available for ...

Address1691 Regional Road 97, Cambridge, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Vanderwater Conservation Area
44.39307, -77.31505

The 257 hectare (635 acre) Vanderwater Conservation Area is located 3 km east of Thomasburg off Highway 37, at 512 Vanderwater Road. This lovely outdoor spot is picturesquely located along the banks of the Moira River, where the water cascades over a ser ...

Address512 Vanderwater Road, Thomasburg, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
W.E. Burton Conservation Area
45.25913, -75.34762

W.E. Burton Conservation Area was named after prominent past Chairman on the Board of Directors at the South Nation Conservation, Mr. Ernie Burton from Russell,Ontario. The park now has approximately 3 km of nature trails which winds along the Castor Rive ...

AddressChurch St, Russell, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Wainfleet Wetlands Conservation Area
42.88101, -79.30523

Once covered by a shallow, warm sea between 450 – 300 million years ago, what is now the Wainfleet Wetlands Conservation Area was the site of a clay and limestone quarry from the late 19th century until the 1960′s. Fossils of the plants and animals that ...

AddressQuarrie Road, Wainfleet, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Warsaw Caves Conservation Area
44.46198, -78.13074

The Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground offers a lot of fun outdoor recreation opportunities - caving, hiking, canoe rentals and swimming. Family camping is offered in a forested setting upon an ancient geological landscape. The Campground offer ...

Address289 Caves Road, Warsaw, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Warwick Forest Trail Conservation Area
45.19885, -75.05219

Beautiful in any season, the Warwick Forest is a recreational experience ideal for the outdoor enthusiast. Take the self-guided tour (pamphlets available on site) and learn about a variety of wildlife habitats, forest management techniques, and so much mo ...

AddressBerwick Rd, Berwick, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Wawanosh Park Conservation Area
43.82538, -81.45737

Wawanosh Park offers a quiet camping experience along the Maitland River. The park has 30 campsites available for seasonal camping only. Facilities include tent and trailer sites, a picnic shelter, playground, walking trail and terrific fishing. This Con ...

AddressNature Centre Road, Goderich, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Wawanosh Valley Conservation Area
43.82700, -81.46433

Wawanosh Valley is a large property best known as the site of the Wawanosh Centre for Conservation Education. The property contains a diversity of natural habitats making it ideal for conservation education programs. Programs and special events are offere ...

AddressNature Centre Road, Belgrave, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
West Rocks Conservation Area
44.564204, -80.956989

Lookouts over Owen Sound and Georgian Bay.

Address712 9th St W Owen Sound, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Windy Ridge Conservation Area
44.27122, -78.60714

Windy Ridge Conservation Area is a 35-hectare (87-acre) property that offers an ideal spot to enjoy a short walk in the open air and enjoy a stunning view. A lookout is minutes away from the parking lot, where you can see a panoramic view of natural areas ...

Address998 Mt Horeb Rd, Omemee, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Woodend Conservation Area
43.14330, -79.16734

With sweeping vistas of Lake Ontario and the escarpment slopes below, Woodend is considered to have been an observation point during the War of 1812 for both armies. Woodend’s location was at the center of the action, with the Queenston Heights battle 6 m ...

Address1 Taylor Road, Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Yarmouth Natural Heritage Area
42.70256, -81.04515

The YNHA, on the Sparta Line just east of the historic village of Sparta, features more than two hundred acres of Carolinian forest, situated around the 24-acre Herb Kebbel Wetland. The hiking trails are illustrated in a free interpretive guide obtained a ...

Address47502 Sparta Line, Central Elgin, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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