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Rockwood Conservation Area

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161 Falls Street, Rockwood, Ontario N0B 2K0, Canada
+1 519-856-9543
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Beautiful area - Go check it out

I have been here a couple of times and enjoyed wandering around the ruins. It is a truly stunning... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Greg S
,
Elmira, Canada
Love Rockwood conservation

The space at rockwood is wonderful, we have had so much fun the many times we have gone. Will... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
fromtheblockd3li
,
Brampton, Canada
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“hiking trails” (13 reviews)
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161 Falls Street, Rockwood, Ontario N0B 2K0, Canada
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+1 519-856-9543
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

I have been here a couple of times and enjoyed wandering around the ruins. It is a truly stunning area with lots of natural beauty. It can get busy at times but that is honestly to be expected.

1  Thank Greg S
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The space at rockwood is wonderful, we have had so much fun the many times we have gone. Will return for as long as I live in Ontario!

Thank fromtheblockd3li
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome place for camping. Really exiting and wild nature. Good, but not long trails. Strongly recommend as place to spend weekend.

Thank Vitaliy K
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Tried out this conservation area as we are only an hour away. The lake is very nice and the walking trails and paths are great as well as the caves and the cotton factory ruins. It is very hilly everywhere so if you're not in...More

Thank klein3
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Picture perfect and open year round. Reasonable day entry fees. Or you can camp May 1 to October 15. So much to see. The limestone cliffs, glacial potholes, caves, two hiking trails and the Woolen Mill Ruins. You can reserve to have photos done for...More

1  Thank rnr636
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is one of my favorite places to visit. If you like hiking trails,kayaking, caves and ruins from an old mill this is the place for you. You can spend hours taking pictures and enjoying the scenery no matter what time of the year. After...More

Thank Angel W
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My family and I decided to spend Thanksgiving at Rockwood so there was a large group (20 people and 2 dogs) with us ranging in the age of 1.5 to 70 years old. I can say that there was something to keep everyone entertained -...More

1  Thank parkeepoo
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a little gem of a nature preserve that is well worth the trip. There are several wooded trails for hiking that offer views of the river and cliffs. The paths are smooth and make for easy walking. During part of the year, there...More

1  Thank Elaine H
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had the hiking trails that the boyfriend and I love. Fishing, beaches, woods, water. A little bit of something for everyone. Had to pay per person to get in but well worth it for the amount of time that we spent trekking around. The washrooms...More

1  Thank AverageLooksGood
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We camped here for the weekend for the first time and we didn't even get to do everything we wanted. Hiking trails with cave exploration and we took the kayaks and explored more by water. Potholes and limestone rock cliffs also interesting sites. Already planning...More

Thank Joyce C
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Sherry L
17 March 2018|
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Response from under65 | Reviewed this property |
Your best source would be the staff at the Conservation Area.
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cynthiadbs17
28 February 2018|
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Response from Cathy S | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you can use motorized boats here either.
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