Park Advisories

Stay up-to-date with the Latest Park Advisories

We provide regular updates about park conditions. Review this page before your visit for the latest updates. For more information, review our visitor rules.

Park Status

Closed

Closed for the season

  • Belfountain Conservation Area will be reopening in May 2023.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Open during operating hours

Trail Status

  • The trail is multi-use; please use caution and be mindful of other trail users.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Visitors Welcome

Visitors are welcome.

Open during operating hours

Park Status

  • Island Lake Conservation Area is open during daylight hours. An admission fee is required for entry, please purchase admission online here.
  • Equipment rentals and the rental shop are closed for the remainder of 2022.
  • Lake use is not permitted for the remainder of 2022. Shore fishing is no longer available due to skim ice.
  • The accessible waterfront washroom is open.

Parking

  • Only pedestrian access is available at 4thAvenue in Orangeville to the Lakeside Trail. The Home Hardware parking lot is closed indefinitely for trail users. Vehicles will be towed.

Visitor Services Hours

  • Our visitor services team is available at 1-800-367-0890 from 8am-3:00pm Monday-Friday.

Lake Conditions

  • Cold weather is resulting in unsafe ice on the lake. Fishing is no longer available.
  • STAY OFF UNSAFE ICE.
  • Ice fishing will begin in January once safe ice condition exist. Check back for updates.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Closed

Closed for the Season

  • Ken Whillans Resource Management Area is closed for the season and will re-open in April 2023.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Open during operating hours

Park Status

  • Please consider visiting on weekdays or early mornings/late afternoons on weekends and holidays. 

Park Status

  • The arch at the mill ruins has been wrapped in construction fencing due to health and safety concerns. We’re seeing an increase in visitors trying to stand on this feature which is unsafe and against park rules. The arch is not intended for foot traffic. An unobstructed photo of the arch is not available at this time.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Open during operating hours

Trail Status

  • Region of Peel construction work on the new pump station at the Silver Birch entrance is currently underway. The trail access from Silver Birch is closed to the public. Please use an alternate access to the conservation area. For inquiries about this project, please contact the Region of Peel at [email protected]
  • New boardwalk construction is ongoing along the Waterfront Trail. The boardwalk is open for public use with some construction activities still ongoing.
  • External contractors will be starting the second period of work, felling hazard trees at Rattray Marsh Conservation Area that pose a fall risk to park visitors and neighbouring properties. The work will take place between Monday, December 5 to Friday, December 9 and sections of Sheridan Creek Trail, Silver Maple Lane and White Pine Trail may have temporary closures while work is being completed. Park visitors are asked to follow on-site signage.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Open during operating hours

Parking may not be available during peak visitation. Avoid visiting on weekends from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Visitors Welcome

Visitors are welcome.

Open during operating hours

Park Status

  • Terra Cotta Conservation Area is open during daylight hours only. An admission fee is required for entry, please purchase admission here.
  • Washrooms are available Monday-Friday 8am-3:30pm and closed outside of these hours. A Port-o-Let will be available in P1 during daylight hours, 7 days a week.

Activities

  • Fishing is permitted at Wolf Lake. Catch and release only.

Visitor Services Hours

  • Our visitor services team is available at 1-800-367-0890 from 8am-3:00pm Monday-Friday.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Closed

Closed for the Season

  • The Cheltenham Badlands will reopen in May 2023.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Open during operating hours

Park Status

  • Open during daylight hours.
Last updated on Wednesday, December 7, 2022
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