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Conservation Areas

Across Ontario, you’ll find more than 300 Conservation Areas just waiting to be explored! Search by Activities, Amenities, Facilities, or Attractions. There’s something for everyone!

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O'Hara Mill Homestead and Conservation Area

O’Hara Mill Pioneer Village

Pioneer buildings, 1850s sawmill, historic mill pond, picnic tables, Deer Creek, pioneer museum

Oak Valley Pioneer Park

Oak Valley Pioneer Park

One of Ontario’s three butternut archives, over 25 species of trees & shrubs, picnic benches.

Old Baldy

Old Baldy

Hike or snowshoe the easy to moderate trails from the main parking lot to see a…

Oschmann Forest

Oschmann Forest

New home to our flagship Maple Syrup Education Program; the Oschmann Forest Conservation Area offers visitors…

Osprey Wetlands

Osprey Wetlands (Area 1)

Osprey Wetlands spans over 2,630 ha (6,500 acres), NVCA owns and manages over 283 ha (700…

Osprey Wetlands

Osprey Wetlands (Area 2)

Osprey Wetlands spans over 2,630 ha (6,500 acres), NVCA owns and manages over 283 ha (700…

Papineau Lake

Papineau Lake

Public access to Papineau Lake

Parkhill Conservation Area

Parkhill

Woodland, tree species plantations, fishing derbies, group camping, resevoir, 10 km trails

Parrott's Bay Conservation Area

Parrott’s Bay

Class 3 wetland, scenic views of bay

Perth Wildlife Reserve

Perth Wildlife Reserve

Interpretive trails through wildlife management areas and view of Tay Marsh

Petticoat Creek

Petticoat Creek

Petticoat Creek, Lake Ontario, waterfront bluffs & trail, swimming pool & splash pad

Petun

Petun

Hike through this conservation area at one of the highest elevations on the Niagara Escarpment. It…