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Belwood Lake Conservation Area

43.73288, -80.33249

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Belwood-Lake.aspx

Belwood Lake was created in 1942 with the construction of the Shand Dam, the first dam in Canada built solely for water control purposes. Conservation area visitors can stand on the top deck of the dam and see the vista of the Grand River valley below. A ...

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Telephone519-843-2979
Address8282 Wellington County Rd 18, Fergus, Ontario
Brant Conservation Area

43.14364, -80.30916

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Brant.aspx

Brant Conservation Area is nestled in a bend of the Grand River amid the historic communities of Brantford and Brant County, and just a few minutes away from the First Nations territories of the Six Nations and Mississaugas of the New Credit. It makes a g ...

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Telephone519-752-2040
Address119 Jennings Road, Brantford, Ontario
Byng Island Conservation Area

42.89427, -79.63751

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Byng-Island.aspx

Byng Island Conservation Area offers campers, boaters and day-visitors a chance to explore both the Grand River and Lake Erie. The 190-hectare conservation area encompasses Carolinian forest, reforested farmland, and open space. Located on the lower stret ...

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Telephone905-774-5755
Address4969 Haldimand Rd 20, Dunnville, Ontario
Cambridge to Paris Rail Trail

43.34478, -80.31539

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The Cambridge to Paris Rail-Trail is owned and operated by the Grand River Conservation Authority and follows the old roadbed of the Lake Erie and Northern Railway between the City of Cambridge to the Town of Paris. It was opened in 1994 and was one of th ...

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Telephone519-442-4721
AddressWater St S, Cambridge, Ontario
Conestogo Lake Conservation Area

43.68361, -80.71245

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Conestogo-Lake.aspx

Conestogo Lake Conservation Area is in the heart of Mennonite country. It is on a y-shaped lake that stretches six kms up each arm. A unique feature of this area is the huge concrete flood control dam and reservoir surrounded by large tracts of forest, gi ...

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Telephone519-638-2873
Address6580 Wellington County Rd 11, Wallenstein, Ontario
Elora Cataract Trailway

43.69308, -80.41471

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The Elora Cataract Trailway is owned by the Grand River and Credit Valley Conservation Authorities and is managed by them in cooperation with the Elora Cataract Trailway Association. The 47 kilometre (29 mile) trail links the Grand and Credit watersheds a ...

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Telephone519-843-2979
AddressGerrie Rd, Elora, Ontario
Elora Gorge Conservation Area

43.67235, -80.44482

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Elora-Gorge.aspx

The Elora Gorge is one of the most beautiful and spectacular natural areas in the Grand River valley. The Grand River rushes through the gorge, which has 22-metre high cliffs. Riverside trails (with safety barriers) and scenic overlooks provide hikers wit ...

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Telephone519-846-9742
Address7400 Wellington County Rd 21, Elora, Ontario
Elora Quarry Conservation Area

43.69058, -80.41548

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The centre of attraction at this Conservation Area is the "old swimming hole", a 0.8 hectare (two acre) former limestone quarry encircled by sheer cliffs up to 12 metres (40 feet) high. Elora Quarry did not become a conservation area until 1976, but it wa ...

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Telephone519-843-2979
Address319 Wellington County Rd 18, Elora, Ontario
Guelph Lake Conservation Area

43.60622, -80.25610

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Guelph-Lake.aspx

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. ...

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Telephone519-824-5061
Address7743 Conservation Dr, Guelph, Ontario
Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail (Brantford)

43.13324, -80.22924

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The Hamilton to Brantford Rail-Trail is Ontario's first entirely off-road, interurban hiking and biking trail. The Hamilton Region Conservation Authority owns and maintains the trail from Hamilton to Jerseyville, and the Grand River Conservation Authority ...

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Telephone519-752-2040
AddressGreenwich St, Brantford, Ontario
Laurel Creek Conservation Area

43.49258, -80.56922

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Laurel-Creek.aspx

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 ...

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Telephone519-884-6620
Address625 Westmount Rd, Waterloo, Ontario
Luther Marsh Conservation Area

43.96180, -80.40017

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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 ...

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Telephone519-928-2832
AddressEast Luther Sideroad 21 & 22, Grand Valley, Ontario
Pinehurst Lake Conservation Area

43.26751, -80.39365

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Pinehurst-Lake.aspx

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 ...

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Telephone519-442-4721
Address468 Pinehurst Rd, Ayr, Ontario
Rockwood Conservation Area

43.61253, -80.14810

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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. ...

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Telephone519-856-9543
Address161 Fall Street, Rockwood, Ontario

43.19822, -80.37741

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/SC-Johnson-Trail.asp...

The SC Johnson Trail is finished with stone dust, and provides an easy path for cyclists and hikers. Kilometre markers along the route continue from the Gordon Glaves Pathway. From the end of the Cambridge to Paris Rail-Trail at the 59 km marker in Paris, ...

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Telephone519-752-2040
AddressPowerline Rd, Brantford, Ontario
Shade's Mills Conservation Area

43.38198, -80.28982

www.grandriver.ca/en/outdoor-recreation/Shade_s-Mills.aspx

Shade's Mills has been called the best-kept secret in Cambridge. Favourite activities in this day-use area include swimming, sport fishing and canoeing. The conservation area has 12 km of hiking trails through a mature hardwood forest that winds along Mi ...

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Telephone519-621-3697
Address450 Avenue Road, Cambridge, Ontario