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Fanshawe Conservation Area
43.03745, -81.18360

Come witness the seasons change at Fanshawe Conservation Area, as we have something for everyone. April to October you can make Fanshawe home on one of our seasonal campsites, or simply enjoy the privacy of an overnight campsite. Take time to fish for Bas ...

Address1424 Clarke Rd, London, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking
Fifty Point Conservation Area
43.21739, -79.62829

Welcome to Fifty Point Conservation Area on Lake Ontario, a magnificent 80-hectare park with superb marina facilities in Stoney Creek. It's the place to be for a swim in Lake Ontario, family camping or a picnic for groups of any size. Fifty Point is parti ...

Address1479 Baseline Road, Winona, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Gillies Lake Conservation Area
48.47827, -81.32106

The Gillies Lake Conservation Area is home to the most popular walking trail in the City of Timmins. It features a boardwalk, numerous storyboard boards describing the natural history of the area, wildlife viewing opportunities and a 2.5 km lit walking tr ...

Address100 Lakeshore Road, Timmins, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Dog Walking
Gray's Creek & Marina Complex
45.03446, -74.66515

Located east of Cornwall, Grays' Creek Conservation Area & Marina Complex offers over 43 hectares of natural landscape including five kilometres of meandering trails that are open year round. Explore the trails and watch for the variety of animals, songbi ...

Address18045 County Road 2, Cornwall, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, 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
Haldimand Conservation Area
43.97700, -77.96416

Haldimand Conservation Area is a great place to take a break off the beaten track. It offers access to a secluded section of beach along Lake Ontario and provides a great spot for viewing migratory waterfowl.

Address183 Wicklow Beach Rd, Grafton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Geocache, Dog Walking
Heart Lake Conservation Area
43.74095, -79.78752

Set around a small natural kettle lake, Heart Lake Conservation Area offers a variety of activities and amenities for you and your family to enjoy including: New Pool & Splash Pad - Cool down in our 840 square metre pool and splash pad with 30+ wetla ...

Address10818 Heart Lake Rd, Brampton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Geocache
Indian Falls Conservation Area
44.61940, -80.94705

A mini version of Niagara Falls, this 15 metre high waterfall was formed by the erosion of soft Queenston shale beneath hard Manitoulin dolomite.

AddressCounty Road 1, Owen Sound, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Dog Walking
Island Lake Conservation Area
43.92782, -80.08250

Island Lake Conservation Area is home to 807 acres of lake, wetland, forest and meadow in the Towns of Orangeville and Mono. This area plays an important role in protecting the headwaters of the Credit and Nottawasaga Rivers, and provides habitat for an a ...

Address673067 Hurontario Street, Orangeville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Laurel Creek Conservation Area
43.49258, -80.56922

Just minutes away from the cities of Waterloo and Kitchener, Laurel Creek Conservation Area provides visitors with a quiet place to relax and enjoy the outdoors. Swimming, windsurfing, hiking and bird-watching are popular activities. The conservation area ...

Address625 Westmount Rd, Waterloo, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cross Country Skiing
Long Beach Conservation Area
42.87361, -79.42325

Spend the day, the weekend or the whole summer at Long Beach Conservation Area on Lake Erie. With 225 serviced and unserviced campsites, and a beautiful sandy beach, there’s plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy summer. Launch your boat, fish, play boc ...

AddressHwy 3, Wainfleet, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Dog Walking
Longwoods Road Conservation Area
42.87484, -81.47628

Featuring Ska-Nah-Doht Village and Museum. Ska-Nah-Doht is a recreated longhouse village of 1,000 years ago. Find your way through the palisade maze and explore a longhouse. In the Resource Centre, discover the Ska-Nah-Doht museum collection, Native studi ...

Address8348 Longwoods Road, Mount Brydges, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Sports Fields, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Lorne C. Henderson Conservation Area
42.88030, -82.18701

This Conservation Area is a nature lovers delight and features a number of wildlife ponds and nature trails. This family campground includes 145 serviced sites, a swimming pool, education centre, playground equipment and much more. The Lorne C. Henderson ...

Address3653 Petrolia Line, Petrolia, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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