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Mattawa Island Conservation Area
46.31546, -78.71035

Mattawa Island is located in the historic setting of the town of Mattawa. Nestled near the mouth of the Mattawa River and accessible by road, the island features a variety of family friendly activities. The island provides a beach, picnic facilities, a sw ...

AddressBissett Street, Mattawa, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Dog Walking
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
McGeachie Conservation Area
44.83641, -77.67538

McGeachie Conservation Area is located in Hastings County on beautiful Steenburg Lake and has 358 acres of land. This land was donated by Jack and Ethel McGeachie in 1994. McGeachie Conservation Area has many new, well maintained walking trails throughout ...

AddressNorth Steenburg Lake Rd, Madoc, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
McGeachy Pond Conservation Area
42.26280, -81.94036

Located on the north shore of Lake Erie, McGeachy Pond is a Provincially Significant Wetland, and an Area of Natural and Scientific Interest. Enjoy viewing the Monarch Butterfly fall migration along this lakeshore habitat. There is an observation platform ...

AddressErieau Road, Erieau, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Meadowvale Conservation Area
43.62137, -79.73461

Meadowvale Conservation Area is nestled in historic Old Meadowvale Village on 179 acres in the City of Mississauga. Stroll through the flood plain along the Credit River and watch for glimpses of rare and native plants, as well as bird, mammal and amphibi ...

Address1255 Old Derry Road, Mississauga, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking
Mill of Kintail Conservation Area
45.24449, -76.25832

The Mill of Kintail is a 154 acre site where you can enjoy day hiking, skiing or snowshoeing on the trails or test your physical abilities at eight different activity locations along the fitness trail. The Mill of Kintail Conservation Area is also ho ...

Address2854 Concession 8, Almonte, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Mill Pond Conservation Area
44.77090, -76.17933

Welcome to Mill Pond. Peaceful and serene, Mill Pond has 6Km of forested trails. Hike through the area and stop for a picnic in the sugar bush or the covered picnic shelter. For those who like to canoe, the accessible canoe launch provides opportunities f ...

AddressBriton-Houghton Bay Rd, Rideau Lakes, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Mill Stream Conservation Area
22035 Gibson Road

Mill Stream has a small toboggan hill, picnic shelter, limited nature trail for fishing along the Mill Stream, hiking, and birdwatching. The Carolinian Forest and ravine system habitat supports abundant wildlife and is a natural corridor link to Longwoods ...

ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities
Minesing Wetlands Conservation Area
44.42172, -79.82334

Witness a unique assemblage of fens, marshes and swamps that support a network of sensitive flora and fauna, some of which are rare or endangered. This wetland of International Significance spans more than 15,000 acres and provides a variety of opportunit ...

AddressGeorge Johnston Rd, Minesing, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Mission Island Marsh
48.37487, -89.21233

Enjoy a scenic view of Thunder Bay’s most majestic landmark, The Sleeping Giant, from the shore of this storied Conservation Area. Once a landfill site, Mission Island Marsh Conservation Area is a true testament to the power of nature. Now home to a netwo ...

Address106th St, Thunder Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Geocache
Morris Island Conservation Area
45.45918, -76.27138

The Morris Island Conservation Area is located along the Ottawa River near the community of Fitzroy Harbour. This 47 hectare site consists of forested woodlands and wetlands that will appeal to nature enthusiasts of all ages. Morris Island Conservation Ar ...

AddressMorris Island Drive, Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Morrison Dam Conservation Area
43.35739, -81.45673

After the construction of the dam in 1959, the Ausable River, east of Exeter was transformed into a lake ecosystem with many recreational opportunities. Visitors enjoy canoeing, fishing, picnicking, birdwatching, hiking on the five-kilometre trail.

Address71100 Morrison Line, Exeter, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Mount Nemo Conservation Area
43.41811, -79.88136

If Mount Nemo Conservation Area sounds inviting and worth discovering it’s because this conservation area has one of the best cliff ecosystems on Ontario’s Niagara Escarpment. Rich green ferns blanket limestone boulders scattered among old growth forests ...

Address5317 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Mountjoy Historical Conservation Area
48.47635, -81.35315

The removal of many residences and businesses from the floodplain along the Mattagami River in the early 70’s allowed the Mattagami Region Conservation Authority to develop this 7-hectare greenspace area. Picnic facilities, washrooms and plenty of parking ...

Address600 Riverside Drive, Timmins, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Sports Fields, Cycling, Dog Walking
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
Norfolk Conservation Area
42.74943, -80.27081

Enjoy scenic views of Lake Erie atop the bluffs at Norfolk Conservation Area.This park is situated on 46 acres along the Lake Erie shoreline with beach access and unsupervised swimming. Recreational facilities include two picnic pavilions, beach volleyba ...

Address3065 Front Road, Simcoe, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Swimming Water Sports, Sports Fields
Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation Area
44.34282, -80.21072

Explore the Niagara Escarpment with a hike through the caves, hardwood and coniferous forests and open meadows of the Nottawasaga Bluffs. This 400-acre conservation area offers a full day of exploration and adventure, with breathtaking vistas of the surro ...

AddressSideroad 15 & 16, Collingwood, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
O'Hara Mill Pioneer Village
44.51575, -77.52507

Enjoy a wonderful experience while exploring the 85 acre Conservation Area which includes pioneer buildings, beautiful gardens, nature trails, sheltered picnic areas and a charming mill pond. Five of the original 11 pioneer buildings occupy the site alon ...

Address638 Mill Road, Madoc, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Oak Valley Pioneer Park
45.00438, -75.37047

The four hectare park sits on the north branch channel, which divides the former Bigford farm. The site is owned by South Nation Conservation (SNC). The east part of the site was planted with pine trees by SNC, and under planted with Walnuts as well as ot ...

AddressBaldwin Rd, South Mountain, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking
Old Baldy Conservation Area
44.392438, -80.518364

A 15 minute hike will take you to a breath-taking view overlooking the Beaver Valley. You will being looking down on the backs of soring red-tailed hawks! You can access the Bruce Trail at this Conservation Area.

AddressOld Baldy Access Road, Kimberley, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing

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