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Guelph Lake Conservation Area

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7743 Conservation Rd, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J1, Canada
+1 519-824-5061
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Maybe not the park but definitely the people...

Let me begin by saying there was an alcohol ban when we traveled there so we thought it would be... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
whitehouze
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TORONTO
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Just suitable for local visitors

It is a below average conservation area. The view of the lake is good and water is clean, but the... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Ben S
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Toronto, Canada
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“camp ground” (3 reviews)
“canoe rentals” (2 reviews)
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7743 Conservation Rd, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J1, Canada
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+1 519-824-5061
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Let me begin by saying there was an alcohol ban when we traveled there so we thought it would be filled with a bit more civil people, the sites we wide open with only one tree separating our campsite from the rest in our loop....More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

It is a below average conservation area. The view of the lake is good and water is clean, but the beach is quite small and has a lot of pebbles in the sand. Picnic benches are also very limited along the main beach. No hiking...More

1  Thank Ben S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This was our first time camping at a conservation area as we usually prefer provincial parks. I was surprised at how clean the bathrooms and showers were. The showers cost 25 cents but are clean and have warm water. We were originally booked at site...More

1  Thank shinysycamore
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing place, good for BBQ, camping, swimming, fishing, canoeing, very relaxing, easy to find and easy to park.

1  Thank Mustafa A
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Still continue to come here every year. Spacious clean cites with always nice neighbour's. We came here for a friend's birthday and had a great time. Camp ground 'lookout point' is by far my favourite. All cites are close to the beach and bathrooms. Bathrooms...More

2  Thank Chsr0066
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the nature center and the kids had a wonderful time. We planted trees, pet snakes and learned about the environment. They also hold birthday parties. Fun and educationalđź‘Ť

1  Thank Kendra G
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Camping, water sports, swimming, concerts, walking trails, fishing! It is all here in a gorgeous setting. Truly fun for the whole family.

1  Thank Ramona O
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Home of the Hillside Festival. Two beaches , great camp sites and beautiful trails. A hidden gem north of Guelph.

1  Thank Guelphcoach
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Free to walk in off season. Nice nature area. Quiet. Can camp in summer. Sometimes water advisory. Have seen ice fishing. Very easy to find.

1  Thank Philip L
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Beaches, camping, fishing, hiking, cycling, a great place to unwind through the week or weekend. enter on the north side of lake north of highway 24.

Thank C A
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Sucharita S
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Response from Guelphcoach | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is about $6 per adult
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Josh L
13 April 2016|
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Response from OntarioTrucker1 | Reviewed this property |
Guelph Lake Conservation Area books online for per night visits. Seasonal rates are not advertised, and are only available by contacting park directly. FYI, they do have a rather lengthy waiting list... @OntarioTrucker
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