Hamilton Conservation Authority

From the shores of Lake Ontario to the spectacular Niagara Escarpment and beyond, the Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) invites you to escape city life and reconnect with the great outdoors! Explore over 11,000 acres of forests, lakes, ponds and meadows with your friends and family, including; Dundas Valley, Valens Lake, Fifty Point, Confederation Beach Park, Christie Lake, Westfield Heritage Village & more! What are you waiting for – life is better in the outdoors!

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Conservation Areas

Whether you’re looking for a challenging hike or a leisurely stroll along the beach, our conservation areas offer the best of both worlds! Discover our bike trails, kayak our lakes and fish our ponds. Your adventure awaits…

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