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Archie Coulter Conservation Area
42.76206, -81.0614

Named after a former chair of CCCA, the Archie Coulter CA is at the junction of the north and south branches of Catfish Creek on the Brouwer Line. Even though it is largely untouched, hikers can get a trail map for a quiet walk through the habitqt of many ...

Address46900 Brouwer's Line, Aylmer, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Backus Heritage Conservation Area
42.64763, -80.46815

Enjoy a visit to Backus, where history meets nature. Camp, fish, hike, swim, enjoy a special event, travel back in time or relax in the great outdoors, all just minutes north of the lakeside communities of Port Rowan and Long Point. The park offers 160 c ...

Address1267 2nd Concession Rd, RR# 1 Port Rowan, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing
Ball's Falls Conservation Area
43.13331, -79.38239

Set within the breathtaking Twenty Valley watershed, Ball’s Falls Conservation Area offers spectacular scenery and natural beauty. Your visit will begin at the Ball’s Falls Centre for Conservation. Visitors will take pleasure in the interactive exhibits a ...

Address3292 Sixth Ave., Jordan, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Baxter Conservation Area
45.10004, -75.62469

Situated on 80 hectares along the shores of the Rideau River, Baxter is a beautiful example of river floodplain. Explore, year-round, the mixed hardwood forests, meadows and wetlands over the 5Km of trails and visit the unique Filmore Park Nut Grove with ...

Address7498 Carter Rd, Kars, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Black Creek Pioneer Village
43.77325, -79.51662

Black Creek Pioneer Village is more than a collection of buildings and artifacts. Here, you will become immersed in the lifestyles, customs, and surroundings of early residents who built the foundations for modern Toronto and Ontario at the typical crossr ...

Address1000 Murray Ross Parkway, Toronto, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental
Bleasdell Boulder Conservation Area
44.14659, -77.58451

Take a journey through time with a short hike to the 'Bleasdell Boulder', one of the largest known glacial erratics in North America, estimated to be 2.3 billion years old. Also known as the Glen Miller Rock, the Boulder was studied by Reverend William Bl ...

AddressCounty Road 33, Quinte West, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Bognor Marsh Conservation Area
44.538586, -80.782109

One of the largest marsh systems in Grey County, this management area encompasses 668 hectares of escarpment upland forests, three major marshes, reforested areas, small springs, 12.9 km of trails, boardwalks, interpretive signs and a viewing tower. Yo ...

Address104277 Grey County Rd 18, Bognor, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Bowmanville / Westside Marshes
43.89307, -78.67451

Opening in June 2006, the Bowmanville / Westside Marshes Conservation Area is over 80 hectares and includes two provincially significant coastal wetlands (Bowmanville Marsh and Westside Marsh) and surrounding lands. This Conservation Area provides habita ...

AddressWest Beach Rd, Bowmanville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking
Bruce's Caves Conservation Area
44.76965, -81.08046

Bruce's Caves Conservation Area derives its greatest significance from the unique cave formations found along the escarpment face. These caves were formed by the wave action of post-glacial Lake Algonquin, 7,000 to 8,000 years ago. Bruce's Caves Conservat ...

AddressGrey Road 1, Wiarton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Bruce's Mill Conservation Area
43.94695, -79.34361

Bruce’s Mill takes its name from a restored water-powered mill located in the conservation area, on a tributary of the Rouge River. In the spring, Bruce’s Mill is home to the Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival. Visitors may tour the working sugarbush, take a ...

Address3291 Stouffville Rd, Stouffville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Sports Fields, Geocache
C.M. Wilson Conservation Area
42.37535, -82.10735

Camp at one of the 100 sites. Many sites are serviced with hydro and water. Picnic tables are available throughout the park and organized groups can book the barn pavilion. Enjoy the new children’s adventure playground, new outdoor classroom, fishing, sai ...

Address21799 Fargo Road, Chatham, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Cascades Conservation Area
48.49273, -89.22527

A favourite of Thunder Bay locals, Cascades Conservation Area is the perfect place for hikers of all skill level. The paved trail offers a wheel-chair friendly, accessible route through the surrounding trees, with more challenging trails branching off alo ...

AddressBalsam Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Geocache, Snowshoeing
Chapman Mills Conservation Area
45.27938, -75.70292

Enjoy a stroll through some of the Rideau River's most sensitive and beautiful habitats. Lookouts, walkways and boardwalks lead visitors through natural shoreline, wetlands and floodplain areas that are unique in the City of Ottawa. Learn about the ecolog ...

Address243 Winding Way, Ottawa, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
Charlottenburgh Park
45.09399, -74.52908

Located 19 km east of the City of Cornwall, Charlottenburgh Park encompasses a total of 234.7 acres of green space. It features a diverse environment with many types of ecosystems including white pine and spruce plantations, a mixed hardwood forest, Lake ...

AddressCounty Road 2, Summerstown, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Christie Lake Conservation Area
43.28602, -80.02643

Welcome to Christie Lake Conservation Area, one of the most beautiful lake settings on the Niagara Escarpment. While visiting, explore the trails that wind for 10 kilometres through peaceful meadows and towering pine forests - you'll be sure to see a wide ...

Address1000 Highway 5 West, Dundas, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Colpoy's Lookout Conservation Area
44.800083, -81.021675

Easily accessible and offers spectacular views of Colpoy's Bay and escarpment cliffs.

Address502729 Grey Rd 1 Wiarton, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities
Confederation Beach Park
43.24640, -79.75109

Welcome to Confederation Park, an 93-hectare package of fun and adventure located on the shores of Lake Ontario in Hamilton. Here you'll find some of the area's best food and fun throughout the year. Looking for a great spot for a family or large group pi ...

Address585 Van Wagners Beach Road, Hamilton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Cooper Marsh & Visitors Centre
45.11637, -74.51780

Nestled on the picturesque shore of the St. Lawrence River, the Cooper Marsh Conservation Area is part of Charlottenburgh Marsh - one of the most significant wetlands in all of Ontario. Follow wetland boardwalks to explore treed swamps and isolated ponds. ...

AddressCounty Road 2, South Lancaster, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Geocache, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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 ...

AddressHighway 94, East Ferris, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Crawford Lake Conservation Area
43.46988, -79.95070

The pristine waters of Crawford Lake Conservation Area have drawn people to its shores for hundreds of years. The rare meromictic lake, with its surrounding boardwalk, is nestled in lush forests atop the stunning Niagara Escarpment. Visitors can step b ...

Address3115 Conservation Road, Milton, Ontario, L9T 2X3
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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