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Mabel Davis Conservation Area
44.06584, -79.45712

Between the Tannery Mall and Bayview Parkway in Newmarket, there is a strip of land that was donated to the Conservation Authority in 1969 by Mabel Davis, a resident of Newmarket. This 7 hectare oasis in the middle of town is home to a wide range of plant ...

Address120 Bayview Parkway, Newmarket, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Cross Country Skiing
Macaulay Mountain Conservation Area
44.00529, -77.12516

This conservation area is named after the late William Macaulay, the son of a United Empire Loyalist, who donated much of the land where Picton is located today. Hikers and picnickers will have plenty to see from the famed Birdhouse City, to the 20km of t ...

Address224 County Road 8, Picton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking
Maidstone Conservation Area
42.21383, -82.78694

This 20 hectare site is perfect for an afternoon trip to the country. The area includes a winding 1.5 kilometre trail through an oak-hickory woodland. Part of the trail passes along the upper meandering reaches of the Puce River. Pack a picnic and enjoy l ...

AddressLakeshore Rd 209, Maidstone, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails
McAuliffe Woods Conservation Area
42.28475, -82.88395

A perfect surprise! Located in the Town of Tecumseh, the 1 kilometre trail through a 9 hectare oak and hickory wooded area and thicket is not only pleasant, but offers a short enough walk for even the youngest naturalist. Connected to the McAuliffe Urban ...

AddressLessard Rd, Windsor, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Cross Country Skiing
Mountsberg Conservation Area
43.46335, -80.02477

The extensive wetlands of the Mountsberg Conservation Area are a birdwatcher's paradise. Waterfowl and shorebirds clamber about a misty lake while hundreds of warblers flit through forest and meadow. Nature radiates at this scenic conservation area, which ...

Address2259 Milburough Line, Campbellville, Ontario, L0P 1B0
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Peasemarsh Nature Reserve
44.547749, -80.423754

Sand beach and swimming on Georgian Bay, interpretive hiking trails and spring wildflowers.

Address208462 ON-26 Clarksburg, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Snowshoeing
Pigeon River Headwaters Conservation Area
44.14475, -78.67649

Pigeon River Headwaters Conservation Area is a 125-hectare (308 acre) property situated partially within the Oak Ridges Moraine. It is important for the many cold water seeps and springs that form the headwaters of Pigeon River, and as habitat for a diver ...

Address445 Gray Rd, Bethany, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Pittock Conservation Area
43.15624, -80.75592

Pittock Conservation Area is located on the northern edge of Woodstock, Ontario. This 2000 acre outdoor playground offers visitors the opportunity to step into nature by camping, hiking, fishing, biking or simply relaxing in it’s natural environment. Seve ...

Address725138 Pittock Park Road, Woodstock, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking
Powassan Mountain Conservation Area
46.07952, -79.35614

An adjoining trail system, 'The Pines', offers visitors low impact recreational opportunities and spectacular scenic vistas from the top of Powassan Mountain.  Recreational opportunities include; hiking, cycling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and sigh ...

AddressCatherine Ave, Powassan, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area
44.08009, -79.45350

Encounter great blue herons, American coots and sora rails at Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area. This 68.3 hectare site is a great place to watch nesting birds, cast a fishing line, and cycle along trails which are part of the Nokiidaa Trail system linki ...

AddressMain St, East Gwillimbury, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking
Ruscom Shores Conservation Area
42.30218, -82.60337

Situated alongside Lake St. Clair, Ruscom Shores Conservation Area is an attractive natural marshland area with a well-managed trail ideal for some outdoor enjoyment and tranquility. This quaint 120 acre Conservation Area, designated an Environmentally Si ...

AddressHighway 2, St Joachim, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, 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
Seymour Conservation Area
44.27629, -77.80853

Seymour Conservation Area has continuously been improved since purchased in 1973. Oak Alvar Savannah restoration and trail improvements are just a couple examples of Lower Trent Conservation’s work on this property. Each June, Lower Trent Conservation hos ...

Address5754 County Road 30, Campbellford, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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
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
Stoney Island Conservation Area
44.22617, -81.60617

Stoney Island Conservation Area is located along the shores of Lake Huron, north of the Town of Kincardine. A day-use park that offers plenty of trails for hiking, skiing or showshoeing. Maintained by the Kincardine Ski Club, this park has featured major ...

AddressCounty Road 23, Kincardine, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Trenton Greenbelt Conservation Area
44.10830, -77.58923

The Trenton Greenbelt Conservation Area is located in the heart of Trenton at the gateway to the historic Trent Severn Waterway of Canada. The 2.5 km long Greenbelt hugs the Trent River shoreline almost reaching the river mouth at the Bay of Quinte, on La ...

AddressFront St, Trenton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking
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
44.02407, -79.35836

Hike through the 10 hectare Whitchurch Conservation Area and you might see northern orioles, chipmunks and more. This heavily forested conservation area consists of a wide variety of trees, as well as a number of pine plantations and a man-made pond. Thi ...

AddressAurora Sideroad, Whitchurch Stouffville, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking

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