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Conservation Areas

There are multiple trail access & parking points.

Open during daylight hours only.

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1540 Gould Lake Rd, Sydenham, ON K0H 2T0

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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1440 Coverdale Dr, Kingston, ON

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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1641 Perth Road, Glenburnie, Ontario, Canada K0H 1S0

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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90 Lyn Valley Rd, Lyn, ON K0E 1M0

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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 Debruge Rd, Brockville, ON

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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1214 Trailhead Pl, Kingston, ON K7M 3E8

Open during daylight hours only. Boardwalk is closed. No camping or overnight parking.

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4976 Bath Rd, Odessa, ON K0H 2H0

Open during daylight hours only. No camping or overnight parking.

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Events

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Feb. 27/28 - Ski Lessons & Rentals Cancelled

Cross-country ski rentals and lesson at Little Cataraqui Creek have been cancelled for the weekend of February 27 and 28 due to icy trail conditions.
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Feb. 20 - Beginner Ski Lessons

Saturday February 20, 2021     Cost: $20 per person
Cross-Country ski lessons are offered at Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area on Saturdays in January and February, when conditions permit.
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Feb. 19 - Remote Forest Therpay Experience

Date: February 19, 2021     Time: 1:00 to 2:00 pm
While being out in a forest in person with our guide is ideal, under the current stay-at-home orders and lock down we can bring this experience to your home.

News

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Deteriorated Marshlands Boardwalk Closed for Foreseeable Future

Cataraqui Conservation is immediately closing the southernmost portion of the Marshlands Conservation Area trail for public use, from Greenview Drive to the end of the boardwalk for the foreseeable future.
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Cataraqui Conservation Offers Free Remote Forest Therapy Walks for Frontline Workers & First Responders

There is little doubt that the current COVID-19 pandemic has created a significant amount of stress, uncertainty, trepidation, and anxiety throughout our communities...
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Proposed Changes to Conservation Authorities Act Post Risk to Environment & Public Safety

On November 5, 2020, the provincial government announced changes to the Conservation Authorities Act (CA Act) and the Planning Act via Bill 229: Protect, Support and Recover From COVID 19 (Budget Measures Act). The proposed changes significantly impact the role and ability of conservation authorities...