Hamilton Conservation Authority

Life is better outdoors. Whether you’re interested in camping, hiking, swimming, cross country skiing or just getting a little closer to nature, Hamilton Conservation Authority has it all. Browse this section of our website to find information about our conservation areas as well as interesting attractions and places to visit. Next time you need a real break – in any season – why not drop by?
Hamilton Conservation Authority, located at the western end of Lake Ontario, is the area’s largest environmental management agency, and is dedicated to the conservation and enjoyment of watershed lands and water resources.

Hamilton Conservation Authority’s owned and managed lands include:
– Christie Lake
– Confederation Park
– Dundas Valley
– Eramosa Karst
– Fifty Point
– Spencer Gorge
– Valens Lake
– Websters Falls
– Westfield Heritage Village
– Wild Waterworks

For more information please visit our website.

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