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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
Boyd Conservation Area
43.80951, -79.58573

Located within the headwaters of the Don and Humber Rivers, Boyd Conservation Area gives a unique opportunity to enjoy "nature" in the city. The park is one of the GTA's premier picnic destinations for families and large groups. The steep-sided Humber Riv ...

Address8739 Islington Ave, Vaughan, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Geocache
Brant Conservation Area
43.14364, -80.30916

Brant Conservation Area is nestled in a bend of the Grand River amid the historic communities of Brantford and Brant County, and just a few minutes away from the First Nations territories of the Six Nations and Mississaugas of the New Credit. It makes a g ...

Address119 Jennings Road, Brantford, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling
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
Brucedale Conservation Area
44.37878, -81.52276

Brucedale Conservation Area is a scenic little campground located on the shores of Lake Huron. It is the perfect spot to set up your tent or trailer if you are looking for a quiet location to spend the night or season!

AddressHighway 21, Port Elgin, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing
Byng Island Conservation Area
42.89427, -79.63751

Byng Island Conservation Area offers campers, boaters and day-visitors a chance to explore both the Grand River and Lake Erie. The 190-hectare conservation area encompasses Carolinian forest, reforested farmland, and open space. Located on the lower stret ...

Address4969 Haldimand Rd 20, Dunnville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails
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
Callaghan's Rapids Conservation Area
44.44516, -77.69375

Callaghan's Rapids features two falls which are about one metre in height, each spanning the entire width of the river, which is about forty to sixty metres across. When river flows are low enough, you can walk out and explore the river bed. The upper fal ...

AddressCallaghan Rapids Road, Marmora, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, 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
Cedar Beach Conservation Area
42.01114, -82.78147

Cedar Beach is a popular sandy spot for swimming, sunbathing and relaxing. It is on Lake Erie at the mouth of Cedar Creek, and is a enjoyed by many fishermen. A leisurely canoe trip from Cedar Creek Conservation Area all the way to Cedar Beach takes about ...

AddressConservation Blvd, Kingsville, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing
Cedar Creek Conservation Area
42.02885, -82.82411

The Cedar Creek basin is probably the most significant, most extensive, and most beautiful natural area in the Essex Region. Contributing to the beauty of this area are the Carolinian woodlands, rolling landscapes, creeks, tributaries and abundant wildlif ...

AddressCounty Road 23, Kingsville, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Fishing
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
Chippawa Creek Conservation Area
42.99295, -79.51522

Chippawa Creek is a splendid example of conservation in action. The NPCA’s resource management practices have fostered an ideal wildlife habitat that offers rare public access to the Welland River. Recreationalists and naturalists alike will enjoy a varie ...

Address84646 Regional Road 45 (Creek Rd) Wainfleet, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Christie Beach Conservation Area
44.592750, -80.514545

Sand beach and swimming on Georgian Bay, picnic pavilion and washroom facilities.

AddressChristie Beach Rd Thornbury, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing
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
Claireville Conservation Area
43.75980, -79.67127

Claireville Conservation Area is 848 acres of natural area and forest that straddles Peel Region and Toronto. The centerpiece of this area is the Claireville Dam and Reservoir. Visitors can hike, dog walk, and bird watch along the West Humber River.

AddressClairville Conservation Road, Brampton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Snowshoeing
Clinton Conservation Area
43.60432, -81.53269

Located on the south side of Clinton, the two-kilometre loop trail offers a pleasant walk along the Bayfield River. A picnic pavilion provides shelter and a popular place for families. Washroom and playground facilities area also available.

Address77800 Highway 4, Clinton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Cobourg Conservation Area
43.973254, -78.188701

This natural conservation area is maintained by the Town of Cobourg and is perfect for picnics, playing sports and games in the open space or taking a stroll or fishing near the river.

Address460 Northumberland County Rd 20 Cobourg, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Fishing, Sports Fields, Dog Walking
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

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