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Beaver Meadow Wildlife Management Area
43.95788, -77.17788

This 89 hectare (220 acre) area features a large wetland that harbours wood ducks, osprey and herons. Deciduous woods and a large plantation of wildlife shrubs on the property are excellent for songbirds. Two short hiking trails branch off from the parkin ...

AddressCounty Road 11, Picton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Deerock Lake Conservation Area
44.733257, -77.231879

This small piece of property contains a boat launch and provides public water access to Deerock Lake, a popular destination for anglers. Permits/passes may be obtained from the attendant on duty (in season—from mid-June to Labour Day). This area also prov ...

Address391 Deer Rock Lake Rd, Flinton, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Fishing, Dog Walking
Depot Lakes Conservation Area
44.54209, -76.77077

Depot Lakes Conservation Area is nestled in the heart of the Land o’ Lakes tourist region, just north of the village of Verona. This Conservation Area is 1,214 hectares (3,000 acres) in size. Second, Third and Fourth Depot Lakes make up this Conservation ...

AddressSnider Road, Verona, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
H.J. McFarland Conservation Area
44.04037, -77.11200

This area is located 2 km east of Picton at 12106 Highway 33 (Glenora Road). It provides an excellent stop-over for resting and picnicking. This 2.8 hectare (7 acres) area provides a panoramic view of the Bay of Quinte and the escarpments and bluffs that ...

AddressGlenora Road, Picton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Fishing, Dog Walking
H.R. Frink Outdoor Education Centre
44.27669, -77.34506

Local school boards operate the outdoor education centre located at this 138 hectare (341 acres) Conservation Area. Many of the trails begin right at the main parking lot, radiating out into several different directions where hikers can explore a variety ...

Address381 Thrasher Road, Plainfield, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Harry Smith Conservation Area
44.06384, -77.43215

The walking trail encircles the pond and takes the hiker past some of the foundations of past buildings and along a wooded escarpment. The 1.5 km trail circles the pond, returning to the parking lot. For a nice waalk, follow the trail by starting half way ...

AddressPurdy Street, Ameliasburgh, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Little Bluff Conservation Area
43.93110, -76.99223

Steeped in history and rich in natural features, this Conservation Area, located atop a 20 metre high limestone bluff, commands a panoramic view of Prince Edward Bay and the rugged shoreline of this southern reach of the county. Take the pathway to the co ...

AddressCounty Road 13, South Bay, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
Macaulay Mountain Conservation Area
44.00529, -77.12516

Featuring a steep east-west escarpment rising some 40 metres above the local terrain, Macaulay Mountain is a favourite destination for hikers and picnickers. There is plenty to see here from famed Birdhouse City with its over 100 miniature reproductions o ...

Address224 County Road 8, Picton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking
Massassauga Point Conservation Area
44.14813, -77.31300

A project is underway here to rehabilitate the globally rare Bur Oak Savannah. This rehabilitation will also return some of the unique and very important Alvar and prairie species, such as Prairie Smoke and Early Buttercup. In the early 1990s, the Friends ...

AddressMassassauga Road, Belleville, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
O'Hara Mill Pioneer Village
44.51575, -77.52507

Enjoy a wonderful experience while exploring the 85 acre Conservation Area which includes pioneer buildings, beautiful gardens, nature trails, sheltered picnic areas and a charming mill pond. Five of the original 11 pioneer buildings occupy the site alon ...

Address638 Mill Road, Madoc, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Portland Conservation Area
44.46346, -76.68820

This scenic 23 hectare (56 acre) Conservation Area is located on the east side of Highway 38, about 2 km south of Verona. Conveniently located just off Hwy. 38 south of Verona, Portland Conservation Area offers almost 23 hectares (56 acres) for picnics an ...

AddressHighway 38, Verona, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
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
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Rutherford-Stevens Lookout
43.99207, -77.02794

This scenic picnic spot is located on County Road 13 at Smith’s Bay between Waupoos and Black River in Prince Edward County. This small Conservation Area offers a large viewing deck with a spectacular view of Smith’s Bay and Waupoos Island, with Prince E ...

AddressCounty Road 13, Black River, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Picnic Facilities, Dog Walking
Sheffield Conservation Area
44.56150, -77.11595

This 467 hectare (1,154 acre) Conservation Area is located 11 km south of Kaladar or 37 km north of Napanee, off Highway 41. Sheffield Conservation Area provides a four km looped trail that offers some challenging terrain for the avid hiker. Spectacular g ...

AddressHighway 41, Kaladar, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking
Vanderwater Conservation Area
44.39307, -77.31505

The 257 hectare (635 acre) Vanderwater Conservation Area is located 3 km east of Thomasburg off Highway 37, at 512 Vanderwater Road. This lovely outdoor spot is picturesquely located along the banks of the Moira River, where the water cascades over a ser ...

Address512 Vanderwater Road, Thomasburg, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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