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Ball's Falls Conservation Area
43.13331, -79.38239

Set within the breathtaking Twenty Valley watershed, Ball’s Falls Conservation Area offers spectacular scenery and natural beauty. Your visit will begin at the Ball’s Falls Centre for Conservation. Visitors will take pleasure in the interactive exhibits a ...

Address3292 Sixth Ave., Jordan, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Beamer Memorial Conservation Area
43.18830, -79.57563

Renowned as the best vantage point in the Niagara Peninsula to observe the annual spring hawk migration, and part of the internationally designated Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve, Beamer Memorial Conservation Area offers one of Niagara’s most breath ...

Address28 Quarry Road, Grimsby, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Binbrook Conservation Area
43.09663, -79.82856

Once a narrow waterway, Lake Niapenco was created in 1971 with the damming of the Welland River, and Binbrook Conservation Area preserved the land around it. Augmenting water flow in the Welland River, the reservoir also sports fish and many waterfowl not ...

Address5050 Harrison Road, Hamilton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Chippawa Creek Conservation Area
42.99295, -79.51522

Chippawa Creek is a splendid example of conservation in action. The NPCA’s resource management practices have fostered an ideal wildlife habitat that offers rare public access to the Welland River. Recreationalists and naturalists alike will enjoy a varie ...

Address84646 Regional Road 45 (Creek Rd) Wainfleet, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Comfort Maple Conservation Area
43.06100, -79.34592

The Comfort Maple Conservation Area conserves what is widely believed to be the oldest and finest sugar maple tree in Canada. Located in the Town of Pelham, this 530 year old tree towers about 80 feet at its crown with a trunk circumference of 6 meters ...

AddressMetler Road, Pelham, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission
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
Mud Lake Conservation Area
42.92950, -79.25478

Located in Port Colborne beside the Old Welland Canal, Mud Lake is a conservation area dedicated to the preservation of vegetation and wildlife. Encompassing over 60 hectares of wetland and 54 hectares of field and woodland, Mud Lake offers nature trails, ...

Address102 Elm St. North, Port Colborne, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Rockway Conservation Area
43.122085, -79.316154

Rockway Conservation Area is part of the Niagara Escarpment and offers history and beauty in a remote setting. Hike the trail into the Fifteen Mile Creek valley to experience mature Basswood, Sugar Maple, Black Walnut and Sycamore trees. Two spectacula ...

Address9th Street ES, Lincoln, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking
St. Johns Conservation Area
43.06858, -79.28288

Nestled within the Niagara Escarpment and Twelve Mile Creek valley, this natural area provides a tranquil setting for wildlife and visitors. Renown as a hot spot for seasonal trout fishing, this site is also known for birdwatching and nature education. ...

Address3101 Barron Rd,  Pelham, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Stevensville Conservation Area
42.94441, -79.06890

The Stevensville Conservation Area is a passive recreational area located in the Town of Fort Erie. Visitors are greeted by a forest, meandering Black Creek, wetlands, a fishing pond and open picnic area to make an enjoyable day. Conservation efforts cont ...

Address2555 Ott Road, Fort Erie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Wainfleet Bog Conservation Area
42.90985, -79.29536

The Wainfleet Bog Conservation Area is part of the only bog wetland in the Niagara Peninsula, offering a ‘northern’ like experience. The underlying peat material has live sphagnum moss and other bog plants growing on top, like Labrador tea, cotton grass a ...

AddressErie Peat Rd, Port Colborne, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Hiking, Snowshoeing
Wainfleet Wetlands Conservation Area
42.88101, -79.30523

Once covered by a shallow, warm sea between 450 – 300 million years ago, what is now the Wainfleet Wetlands Conservation Area was the site of a clay and limestone quarry from the late 19th century until the 1960′s. Fossils of the plants and animals that ...

AddressQuarrie Road, Wainfleet, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Woodend Conservation Area
43.14330, -79.16734

With sweeping vistas of Lake Ontario and the escarpment slopes below, Woodend is considered to have been an observation point during the War of 1812 for both armies. Woodend’s location was at the center of the action, with the Queenston Heights battle 6 m ...

Address1 Taylor Road, Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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