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Fleetwood Creek Natural Area
44.14230, -78.61471

Fleetwood Creek Natural Area is a 380-hectare (900-acre) tract of land managed by Kawartha Conservation for the Ontario Heritage Foundation. Located within the Oak Ridges Moraine, the area is characterized by steep valleys and many coldwater streams. Thes ...

Address902 Ballyduff Rd, Bethany, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Ganaraska Forest Centre
44.07433, -78.50337

The 11,000 acre Ganaraska Forest is one of the largest blocks of forested land in southern Ontario. Today the forest is a living example of how the principles of integrated resource management can be used to balance many different uses of forested lands o ...

Address10585 Cold Springs Camp Rd, Campbellcroft, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Goodrich-Loomis Conservation Area
44.12864, -77.81848

Nestled in the scenic, rolling hills of Northumberland County, Goodrich-Loomis offers some of the most scenic natural beauty found in the Quinte area. Climb up the Esker Trail and take in the scenic view. Try flyfishing on Cold Creek. Take the family on a ...

Address1331 Pinewood School Road, Brighton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Greenway Trails
42.23793, -82.96015

The Chrysler Canada Greenway is a nearly 50 kilometre trail stretching from Oldcastle to Harrow, Kingsville and Ruthven. It meanders through rich agricultural lands, historically and architecturally significant buildings, and award winning wineries. It ...

AddressN Talbot Rd, Oldcastle, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Cross Country Skiing
Guelph Lake Conservation Area
43.60622, -80.25610

There's a lot of room for recreation at this 1,608 hectares ( 3,971 acres) conservation area created with the construction of the Guelph Lake dam in 1974. A newly developed concert area with a unique living roof is on an island in the middle of the lake. ...

Address7743 Conservation Dr, Guelph, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Off-road Cycling Trails
Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail
43.25615, -79.93192

The HCA and Grand River Conservation Authority jointly own and operate this 32-kilometre multi-use trail which runs from Ewen Road in west Hamilton through the Dundas Valley Conservation Area to Brantford. It is Canada's first fully developed, multi-use i ...

AddressMain St W, Hamilton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Hersey Lake Conservation Area
48.48643, -81.31093

Situated in the beautiful jack pine forests just north of Timmins, the Hersey Lake Conservation Area is a year-round recreational facility. The area offers a variety of outdoor and leisurely activities for everyone to enjoy. A large beach, numerous trails ...

AddressHighway 655, Timmins, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Hiawatha Highlands Conservation Area
46.59190, -84.26033

The Highlands offer magnificent scenery including breathtaking waterfalls and 35 kilometres (22 miles) of nature trails. Hundreds of hectares of forests with creeks, lakes and wetlands create the ideal habitat for more than 70 species of birds and 18 spec ...

Address5th Line, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Hillman Marsh Conservation Area
42.04313, -82.51355

One of the premier areas for viewing marsh life, this 850-acre marsh is located on County Rd. 20 in Leamington, just minutes from Point Pelee National Park. It boasts an amazing nature centre and more than 5 kilometres of nature trails that wind through ...

AddressCounty Road 37, Leamington, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Cross Country Skiing
Hilton Falls Conservation Area
43.50519, -79.96218

Exploring the enchanted forests of Hilton Falls Conservation Area is a natural treat with more than 30 km of trails boasting some of the best hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing around. The blazing colours of fall are only surpassed by the be ...

Address4985 Campbellville Rd, Milton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Holiday Beach Conservation Area
42.0419, -83.0373

A great inexpensive family get-away for a day, or pitch a tent for a family vacation or even stay for the season. Over 500 acres on the shore of Lake Erie. More than 90 peaceful, treed campsites including serviced, unserviced and seasonal sites and newly ...

Address6952 County Rd 50, Amherstberg, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Cross Country Skiing
Kelso / Glen Eden Conservation Area
43.50534, -79.94513

With the stunning Niagara Escarpment as a backdrop, Kelso Conservation Area in Milton is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. Activities span all four seasons, including great downhill skiing, snowboarding, tubing and a learning centre at Glen Eden. Boasting ...

Address5234 Kelso Road, Milton, Ontario, L9T 2X7
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Downhill Skiing
Ken Reid Conservation Area
44.40167, -78.76137

Ken Reid Conservation Area is a 110-hectare (272-acre) property that provides protection to forests, meadows and the provincially significant McLaren’s Creek Wetland. There are 12 interconnected trail loops that total almost 12 km. A favourite route inclu ...

Address277 Kenrei Rd, Lindsay, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Kopegaron Woods Conservation Area
42.08017, -82.49308

Take a hike along one of the most beautiful forest boardwalk trails in the region. While exploring this 19 hectare Carolinian woodland, you'll see Tulip-tree, Sassafras, Black Gum, Sycamore and Flowering Dogwood trees, as well as wildflowers such as Trill ...

AddressTalbot Rd, Wheatley, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails
Lafarge 2000 Trail
43.24860, -80.02672

One of the HCA's two Millennium projects, this 22-kilometre trail in Flamborough will link the Dundas Valley, Christie Lake, the provincially significant Beverly Swamp and Valens Conservation Area. It will ultimately link to Cootes Paradise, Hamilton Harb ...

AddressBinkley Rd, Dundas, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Lake Laurentian Conservation Area
46.45545, -80.94744

The Lake Laurentian Conservation Area is a hidden gem within city limits. Located ten minutes from downtown Sudbury, it is accessible by car, bicycle and also from Laurentian University. The 2,400 acres of protected green space is home to over 23 km of ...

AddressSouth Bay Rd, Sudbury, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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 ...

AddressJaney Ave, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Downhill Skiing
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 ...

AddressBrule St, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Long Sault Conservation Area
44.04987, -78.74193

Nestled in the heart of the provincially significant Oak Ridges Moraine, Long Sault Conservation Area is the largest Area owned and managed by Central Lake Ontario Conservation. Once part of the Agreement Forest program operated by the Ontario Ministry o ...

AddressWoodley Road, Bowmanville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Luther Marsh Conservation Area
43.96180, -80.40017

The Luther Marsh Wildlife Management Area is more than a significant reservoir at the headwaters of the Grand River watershed. Luther offers a home to birds and wildlife as the natural landscape is restored to maintain different habitats for flora and fau ...

AddressEast Luther Sideroad 21 & 22, Grand Valley, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Snowshoeing

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