Crawford Lake Conservation Area
|Address & Map|
|Major Intersection||Ontario St N and Conservation Rd|
|Mailing Address||2596 Britannia Rd W, R.R. #2 |
Milton, ON L9T 2X6
|Located In Community||Milton|
|Description||* A 15th Century palisaded village with two reconstructed longhouses which demonstrates how aboriginal people lived at Crawford Lake. |
* An elevated boardwalk around the lake hooks up with many trails along the Niagara Escarpment
* The Crawford Lake Conservation Area includes 19 km of spectacular hiking, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails on Ontario's scenic Niagara Escarpment.
* The popular Visitors Centre and newly renovated Gathering Place feature a variety of services to enhance the visitors park experience. A Gift Shop, exhibits, displays, lunchrooms and theatres are available along with picnic areas adjacent to each of the two program sites.
* Open all year long, this beautiful park hosts a variety of seasonal events for the public along with a series of fun and educational programs for groups of all ages.
|Hours||Visitors Center is opened daily from 10 am - 4 pm |
The Park has different hours depending on the season and the weather-
call ahead to book public tours, etc
|Dates||Open all year - weekends and holidays - (closed Christmas day) 10 am daily - closing time varies by season: |
November - June 4 pm
July - August 5 pm
Weekends in September & October 5 pm
Weekdays in September & October 4 pm
|Service Categories||City/County Parks ; Hiking Trails ; Historic Districts/Sites ; Park Museums and Visitor Centres|
|Subjects||Conservation areas ; Historic sites ; Historical conservation|