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Parkhill Conservation Area
43.16229, -81.65842

Each season brings something new along the nature trails at Parkhill Conservation Area. The 800-hectare conservation area is the result of efforts to control serious flooding and soil erosion problems downstream. The Parkhill Dam and reservoir were constr ...

Address32910 Centre Road, Parkhill, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
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
Petticoat Creek Conservation Area
43.80372, -79.11234

Petticoat Creek Conservation area is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario, at the mouth of Petticoat Creek in Pickering. Visitors can enjoy incredible views of Lake Ontario from the top of the bluffs. The conservation area features a variety of act ...

Address1100 Whites Rd, Pickering, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache
Petun Conservation Area
44.44973, -80.30775

Hike through this conservation area at one of the highest elevations on the Niagara Escarpment. It was named for the Aboriginal peoples who inhabited the land during the early 1600s, practicing corn horticulture and taking part in the fur trade. The Bruce ...

Address2 Line, The Blue Mountains, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Sports Fields, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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
Pinehurst Lake Conservation Area
43.26751, -80.39365

Pinehurst Lake is a nine-hectare (23-acre) kettle lake formed by a single piece of ice. The lake has a sandy beach and is surround by mature Carolinian forest. During the summer months (May-October) Pinehurst Lake is transformed into a summer playground o ...

Address468 Pinehurst Rd, Ayr, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, 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
Portland Bay Conservation Area
44.70175, -76.18322

A simple lakeside picnic area along Highway 15 in Portland. Stop for an enjoyable picnic and enjoy the view onto Big Rideau Lake.

AddressHighway 15, Portland, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Fishing, Dog Walking
Pottawatomi / Jones Falls Conservation Area
44.56076, -80.99036

This property features the scenic Jones Falls, a cascading 12 meter falls as part of the Pottawatomi River that flows into Owen Sound and Georgian Bay.

AddressHighway 21, Owen Sound, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Potter's Creek Conservation Area
44.13879, -77.42992

This 140 hectare (346 acre) property is at 2061 Old Highway 2 in Belleville, just west of Wallbridge-Loyalist Road. Parking is available north and south of Highway 2. The home base for Quinte Conservation, this area offers an abundance of recreational opp ...

Address2061 Old Highway 2, Quinte West, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Proctor Park Conservation Area
44.04605, -77.74160

There is more to Proctor Park Conservation Area than what first meets the eye. Beyond the manicured lawns and open space, lies 37 hectares of natural wonder. Venture beyond the forest edge and follow the 2.5 kilometre trail that passes along Butler Creek, ...

Address96 Young St, Brighton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Purdon Conservation Area
44.99372, -76.54541

Purdon Conservation Area is a unique wetland famous for its exceptionally large native colony of Showy Lady's Slipper Orchids. Each year between mid-June and early July, thousands of magnificent orchids burst into delicate pink and white bloom. It is rare ...

AddressConcession Road 8, Lanark, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area
43.47141, -79.91271

Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area has some of the most inspiring natural vantage points found anywhere in Canada. Five breathtaking lookouts dot the edge of towering cliffs of Ontario's striking Niagara Escarpment. With excellent hiking trails, Rattlesn ...

Address7200 Appleby Line, Milton, Ontario, L9T 2Y1
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking
Richardson's Lookout Conservation Area
44.05214, -78.42794

Richardson's Lookout is a must see. A platform provides a panoramic view of the headwaters of the Ganaraska River and the Ganaraska Forest.

AddressCounty Road 9, Municipality of Port Hope, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Dog Walking
Rideau Ferry Yacht Club
44.85842, -76.13483

Bask on the beach and listen as the water laps onto the shore at the Rideau Ferry Conservation Area. The former Rideau Ferry Yacht Club donated this 10 acre shoreline property located at Rideau Ferry to RVCA in 1976 for the purpose of providing a public d ...

AddressCounty Road 1, Rideau Ferry, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing, Dog Walking
Rock Glen Conservation Area
43.08440, -81.82151

Located on the outskirts of Arkona, Rock Glen Conservation Area is a unique island of nature within the Ausable Bayfield watershed jurisdiction. Whether taking a hike along the Ausable Gorge or within Rock Glen's important Carolinian forest, you'll see ma ...

Address8680 Rock Glen Road, Lambton Shores, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Rockwood Conservation Area
43.61253, -80.14810

Towering limestone cliffs, caves and glacial potholes, including one of the world's largest, are a few of the natural wonders at the Rockwood Conservation Area. You can view them from hiking trails on both sides of the Eramosa River or in a rented canoe. ...

Address161 Fall Street, Rockwood, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling
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
Sager Conservation Area
44.24845, -77.54012

Sager Conservation Area, a popular stop along the Ontario Champlain Route, offers picnicking, trails and a scenic lookout. The area is part of a glacial feature known as Oak Lake Island, a series of large drumlins that formed an island in glacial Lake Iro ...

AddressSager's Corner Road, Stirling, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
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

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