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Rondeau Bay Marshes Conservation Area
42.300, -81.917

Located along the north shore of Lake Erie, great for fishing and wildfowl viewing. A Provincially Significant Wetland and Area of Natural and Scientific Interest Site.

AddressWellington Street
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir
Rowsom's Tilbury West Conservation Area
15172 S. Middle Road

Rowsom’s Tilbury West Conservation Area has a picnic shelter, fishing and hiking along the trails. It is also a Memorial Forest site. The park is open 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. all year, free of charge.

ActivitiesAdmission, Camping, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Saugeen Bluffs Conservation Area
44.34681, -81.30981

Saugeen Bluffs Conservation Area is located along the Saugeen River. It has close to 200 spacious sites located within mature hardwoods. Both seasonal and transient sites available. While there visitors should take a hike up to the scenic look-out overloo ...

Address132 Saugeen Bluffs Rd, Paisley, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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 ...

AddressConcession 9, Bradford, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Selwyn Conservation Area
44.47283, -78.34487

The Selwyn Beach Conservation Area offers excellent swimming opportunities at the gently sloping sand beach (unsupervised). Picnickers will enjoy the choice of secluded barbeques and tables or the convenience of the picnic shelter (reservation required). ...

Address2251 Birch Island Rd, Selwyn, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Shade's Mills Conservation Area
43.38198, -80.28982

Shade's Mills has been called the best-kept secret in Cambridge. Favourite activities in this day-use area include swimming, sport fishing and canoeing. The conservation area has 12 km of hiking trails through a mature hardwood forest that winds along Mi ...

Address450 Avenue Road, Cambridge, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields
Sharon Creek Conservation Area
42.88877, -81.40219

Sharon Creek has 35.6 hectares of water and 12.9 hectares of forest, grassland, wooded ravines, a small wetland and a tallgrass prairie. The 2.8 hectare tallgrass prairie is the largest publicly accessible site in Middlesex County. Picnicking, birdwatchin ...

AddressSpringer Rd, Delaware, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Sheffield Conservation Area
44.56150, -77.11595

This 467 hectare (1,154 acre) Conservation Area is located 11 km south of Kaladar or 37 km north of Napanee, off Highway 41. Sheffield Conservation Area provides a four km looped trail that offers some challenging terrain for the avid hiker. Spectacular g ...

AddressHighway 41, Kaladar, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
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 ...

Address93 Industrial Pkwy, Aurora, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Sports Fields, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Cross Country Skiing
Shore Ridges Conservation Area
46.51025, -84.53199

This area is 443 hectares (1100acres) of land and offers trails for year round use by hikers, cross-country skiers, geo-caching and nature viewing from the escarpment and winding through hardwood forest. The trails follow a portion of routes once used by ...

AddressWalls Rd, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Silver Creek Conservation Area
43.69215, -79.96701

Silver Creek Conservation Area spans 1,080 acres and features a large valley, babbling brooks, lush forests and escarpment rocks where visitors can enjoy a taste of wilderness near urban and rural communities following the popular Bruce Trail. A boardwalk ...

AddressFallbrook Trail, Halton Hills, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Dog Walking
Silver Harbour Conservation Area
48.50959, -88.97472

One of two boat launches provided by the LRCA, Silver Harbour Conservation Area also boasts an amazing view of Lake Superior and offers a small but gorgeous area perfect for picnics, photography, wildlife viewing, and maybe even a bit of fishing! This are ...

AddressSilver Harbour Rd, Shuniah, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Fishing, Geocache
Spencer Gorge
43.27685, -79.98000

From the escarpment brow, noted for its panoramas, to the forested depths of the gorge below, the Spencer Gorge/Webster's Falls Conservation Area exhibits the physical features which have made the Niagara Escarpment one of Ontario's most spectacular geolo ...

AddressFallsview Road, Greensville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Spirit Rock Conservation Area
44.76218, -81.14178

Spirit Rock Conservation Area draws people from afar for its local history, legends and remarkable view of Colpoy's Bay. Encompassing 87 hectares, the site features the historical "Corran" the home of Alexander McNeill, a Federal member of Parliament from ...

AddressHighway 6, Wiarton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Springwater Conservation Area
42.74534, -81.03375

The Springwater CA features a large pond inside a 600 acre forest in the heart of Carolinian Canada. Visitors to Springwater can get a map showing the trails in Springwater Forest and two other conservation areas.

Address47719 Conservation Line, Aylmer, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Squirrel Creek Conservation Area
44.18390, -78.33767

The Squirrel Creek Conservation Area is on the Otonabee River and is maintained by the Township of Otonabee South Monaghan. The gates are opened at 10:00 a.m. and locked at 9:00 p.m. on the May 24th weekend (starting Saturday, May 22, 2010) and close for ...

AddressWallace Point Rd, South Monaghan, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing, Sports Fields, Dog Walking
St Jean Point Nature Reserve
44.827264, -81.313464

Peaceful and tranquil place to hike, property is good for appreciation not recreation.

Address1390 Sunset Dr, Mar, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
St. Albert Conservation Area
45.25415, -75.12579

This 0.1 hectare park is located on the eatern bank of the South Nation River in the village of St-Albert. St-Albert conservation Area is primarily used as an acess point to the South Nation River. The Conservation Area is equipped with a boat ramp and wo ...

AddressCounty Road 7, St-Albert, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking
St. Johns Conservation Area
43.06858, -79.28288

Nestled within the Niagara Escarpment and Twelve Mile Creek valley, this natural area provides a tranquil setting for wildlife and visitors. Renown as a hot spot for seasonal trout fishing, this site is also known for birdwatching and nature education. ...

Address3101 Barron Rd,  Pelham, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Stephen's Gulch Conservation Area
43.96618, -78.67871

Located north of Bowmanville, the Stephen's Gulch Conservation Area borders a significant portion of the Soper Creek. The Conservation Area protects a large area of deciduous forest and coniferous forest/swamp that help maintain both water quantity (throu ...

Address360 Stephen’s Mill Road, Bowmanville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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