Explore Together FREE on Conservation Parks Day

Kick-off your summer with the best of what Mother Nature has to offer. On June 9, explore together with family and friends as Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) host Conservation Parks Day.

Conservation Parks Day is a one-day event where members of the public will receive FREE general admission at participating CVC and TRCA parks. Visitors can register at ConservationParks.ca to receive a chance to win one of 10 one-year Conservation Parks ‘Family and Friends’ memberships. Participating Conservation Parks locations include:

  • Albion Hills, Caledon
  • Boyd, Vaughan
  • Bruce’s Mill, Stouffville
  • Glen Haffy, Caledon
  • Heart Lake, Brampton
  • Island Lake, Orangeville
  • Ken Whillans, Caledon
  • Petticoat Creek, Pickering
  • Terra Cotta, Halton Hills

Conservation Parks is a partnership between the two conservation authorities that offers a variety of park locations and natural areas for the public to visit. Conservation Parks are located across the GTA and Headwaters region where visitors can explore, rediscover nature and spend valuable time together creating new memories with family and friends.

CVC and TRCA began their Conservation Parks partnership in 2015 to create more opportunities for residents and visitors to experience and appreciate nature. Each conservation park offers something unique for visitors. The Conservation Parks membership grants general admission to all CVC and TRCA parks and offers special discounts on rentals, in-park experiences and merchandise.

The Conservation Parks membership program supports the work of CVC and TRCA to help people understand, enjoy and look after the environment.

Credit Valley Conservation
Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) is a local conservation authority established by the Ontario government in 1954 to protect, restore and enhance the natural environment of the Credit River watershed. That watershed is the area of land where all rainfall, snowmelt and runoff drain into lands and waters flowing into the Credit River. CVC creates connections between people and nature, knowledge and action. It inspires a deep appreciation for the role of nature in keeping people connected, healthy and happy. CVC is a member of Conservation Ontario.

Toronto and Region Conservation
With over 60 years of experience, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) helps people understand, enjoy and look after the natural environment. Our vision is for The Living City®, where human settlement can flourish forever as part of nature’s beauty and diversity. For more information, call 416-661-6600 or visit us at www.trca.on.ca.

Caption: Visitors enjoying a summer day canoeing on the lake at Island Lake Conservation Area


Media Contact
Jamie Williams
Specialist, Marketing & Communications
Credit Valley Conservation
905-670-1615 ext. 285
[email protected]

Elizabeth Oakley
Media Manager
Toronto and Region Conservation Authority
416-274-2036 (c)
[email protected]

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