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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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Lots to see and do... something for everyone

Had the hiking trails that the boyfriend and I love. Fishing, beaches, woods, water. A little bit... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Small park offers big experience

We camped here for the weekend for the first time and we didn't even get to do everything we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Joyce C
Port Perry, Canada
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161 Falls Street, Rockwood, Ontario N0B 2K0, Canada
+1 519-856-9543
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank AverageLooksGood
Reviewed 6 days ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

I along with my son recently spent a weekend camping in Rockwood and was left with a rocky first impression. The group camping site is close to the highway/road which makes for a somewhat difficult to get a restful sleep. The washrooms are dirty and...More

1  Thank GrantFamilyToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rockwood is a great location for a week away for some camping the beach is wonderful, clean and close to campsites The beach store has a great beach type menu for those cravings while camping A good playground for the kids and a big field...More

Thank AL H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I went to this Conservation for the first time yesterday with the intent of taking out some kayaks, canoes and pedal boats. Although their website suggests that they were to be available yesterday, these facilities were not. What a disappointment for us....More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favourite conservation area, located just 40 minutes drive from Toronto. We keep returning to Rockwood every year since we discovered it. Excellent for day trip. The lake is actually wide Grand river that looks like a like. Canoe ride is the must....More

Thank travelladdict2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love, love, love this park. I just wish the trailer sites were a little bigger. We love that there are paths that go all around the park. The ruins are so nice for picture taking and outdoor ceremonies! It's a nice quiet park too. Perfect!

Thank 1plus1isfour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to camp at Rockwood conservation area because we had an event close by on a Sat evening. We were unable to book one night, so we're forced to book Fri/Sat. The cost was higher than any of the other provincial/national or private campgrounds...More

Thank Den L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is off of most traveler's radar, probably due to the small size, but this conservation area has two really interesting sites to see. The abandoned mill almost feels like a castle, and the walking trail through the cave system is pretty amazing with a...More

2  Thank Edward W
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Offers great hiking trails, small lake with a beach, camping, canoeing, etc. As it was a long weekend, it was quite busy with many India families enjoying the beach and camping.

Thank Gary C
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Linda G
17 September 2017|
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Response from Den L | Reviewed this property |
I would say the water is cleaner at Rockwood....not much of a beach but it seemed pretty populated when we were there...to get there, I believe highway 7 due east towards Acton (about 6 km. ) and you can't miss it...if you... More
Michelle N
1 August 2017|
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Response from Quinbee99 | Reviewed this property |
Is not open to campers in the winter,
24 June 2017|
Response from under65 | Reviewed this property |
I have experience camping in the EWS area and stayed on site 62. It was level side to side with lots of length for a 36 trailer. We rode around the EW area and there were several good sites available. Check out the on-line... More