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Petticoat Creek Conservation area is located on the north shore of Lake Ontario, at the mouth of Petticoat Creek in Pickering. Visitors can enjoy incredible views of Lake Ontario from the top of the bluffs. The conservation area features a variety of activities and amenities that include:
Swimming - in our new 4100 square-metre aquatic facility that includes a swimming pool, splash pools, and an interactive splash pad.
Cycling, Walking and Running along the waterfront trail.
Picnic Areas for families and corporate events.
Exploration of a wide array of plants.
Frequent sightings of indigenous wildlife including fox, white-tail deer and red-tail hawk.