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All NPCA Conservation Areas are open for passive, day-use recreation such as hiking, dog-walking on leash, nature photography, and birdwatching.
The fishing season is now closed at NPCA Conservation Areas, and boat launches are closed to the public for the season.
Chippawa Creek and Long Beach Conservation Areas are now closed for the season, with passive recreation such as walking available. Please be advised that there is limited parking available during the fall/winter season.
Limited washroom facilities remain available at Binbrook and Ball’s Falls Conservation Areas. Please plan your visit accordingly. Face masks required indoors at all times.
Day-use admission fees apply at Ball’s Falls and Binbrook Conservation Areas.
Visitors are asked to follow these guidelines when at NPCA conservation areas:
Practice physical distance by staying 2 metres (6 feet) apart from other visitors
Stay on the trails, step off only if needed to allow others to pass safely
Keep pets on leash and clean up after them
Do not litter
Take trash with you when leaving the property
Respect wildlife and plant-life
All visitors must vacate by the posted closure time
Alcohol is strictly prohibited in all NPCA areas
Do not trespass on private properties adjacent to NPCA conservation areas
Will you still be offering Outdoor Adventure Day Camp at Ball’s Falls Conservation Area in 2022?
NPCA Programming staff are preparing to offer Outdoor Adventure Day Camps at Ball’s Falls Conservation Area in 2022, along with other fun and educational programs and activities for the whole family, school groups, and special interest groups/clubs too!
More information about NPCA education and recreation programs and contact information can be found at www.npca.ca under the Learning tab.