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Corbeil Conservation Area
46.26467, -79.29494

Corbeil Conservation Area includes part of the historic LaVase River and its floodplain. Recognizing its unique ecological features, the NBMCA developed a self-guided, 3.4 kilometer trail which leads visitors across numerous boardwalks and through a varie ...

AddressHighway 94, East Ferris, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Eau Claire Gorge Conservation Area
46.26432, -78.90960

The most spectacular scenic feature is the Gorge itself, where the Amable du Fond flows between steep rock walls in a dramatic series of rapids and waterfalls. Below the Gorge the river widens and winds its way through a cluster of islands before flowing ...

AddressHighway 630, Calvin, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Elks Lodge Family Park
46.30307, -79.38515

The Elks Lodge Family Park is a small 1 acre day use park on the southern shore of Trout Lake. Situated on Hwy 17 its picnic tables and beach (unsupervised) provide a welcome respite from highway traveling. It is located directly across the hwy from the ...

AddressHighway 17, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing
La Vase Portages Conservation Area
46.30239, -79.38354

This Conservation Area provides an important access to the historic La Vase portage route for voyageurs travelling from the St. Lawrence to the interior of North America. The 11 km La Vase Portages are a series of three portages comprised of eight kilomet ...

AddressHighway 17, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Boating, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Laurentian Escarpment Conservation Area
46.33777, -79.43293

The Laurentian Escarpment Conservation Area boasts a spectacular view of the City of North Bay, Lake Nipissing and the surrounding area. Visitors can hike a number of trails on the 132 acres. Downhill skiers can hit the slopes of Laurentian Ski Hill, inde ...

AddressJaney Ave, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Downhill Skiing
Laurier Woods Conservation Area
46.30726, -79.44382

Located in the heart of North Bay, this 240 area encompasses a provincially significant wetland, rocky outcrops, upland forest and is a sancturary to a broad range of wetland and woodland creatures, including migrating birds. Interpretive trail sites mar ...

AddressBrule St, North Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
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
Papineau Lake Conservation Area
46.19633, -78.71588

A boat launching ramp provides boaters and anglers with access to Papineau Lake, known for its lake trout.

AddressPapineau Lake Rd, Papineau, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Fishing
Powassan Mountain Conservation Area
46.07952, -79.35614

An adjoining trail system, 'The Pines', offers visitors low impact recreational opportunities and spectacular scenic vistas from the top of Powassan Mountain.  Recreational opportunities include; hiking, cycling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and sigh ...

AddressCatherine Ave, Powassan, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing

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