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Fort Creek Conservation Area
46.54006, -84.34410

This area was purchased to address flood control concerns experienced by businesses and residents living downstream. The Fort Creek Dam was constructed between 1968 and 1971 and has a reservoir of approximately 3.24 hectares (8 acres). In addition to its ...

AddressSecond Line East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Handicapped Access, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Cycling, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Gros Cap Conservation Area
46.52917, -84.58612

The geology of this area is unusual because it is situated on a batholith; a large deep-seated body of intrusive igneous rock consisting of coarse-grained granite created long ago when magma miles blow the surface forced it way upward. This area exhibits ...

AddressMarshall Dr, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Hiawatha Highlands Conservation Area
46.59190, -84.26033

The Highlands offer magnificent scenery including breathtaking waterfalls and 35 kilometres (22 miles) of nature trails. Hundreds of hectares of forests with creeks, lakes and wetlands create the ideal habitat for more than 70 species of birds and 18 spec ...

Address5th Line, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Hiking, Cycling, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Marks Bay Conservation Area
46.49114, -84.48227

This area is 103 hectares (254 acres) including 3000 metres (10,000 feet) of shoreline on the St. Marys River. The sandy shoreline is perfect for swimming and sunning, boating or fishing. The forest creates picturesque surroundings for hiking, nature view ...

AddressAirport Road, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Shore Ridges Conservation Area
46.51025, -84.53199

This area is 443 hectares (1100acres) of land and offers trails for year round use by hikers, cross-country skiers, geo-caching and nature viewing from the escarpment and winding through hardwood forest. The trails follow a portion of routes once used by ...

AddressWalls Rd, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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