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Guelph Lake Conservation Area

#8 of 56 things to do in Guelph Features Animals
7743 Conservation Rd, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J1, Canada
+1 519-824-5061
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Beautiful park and surrounding trails

This was our first time camping at a conservation area as we usually prefer provincial parks. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shinysycamore
Amazing place

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mustafa A
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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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

1  Thank Mustafa A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Chsr0066
Reviewed 3 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 educational👍

1  Thank Kendra G
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Lots of places to ride your bike through the woods. Water gets pretty low in the summer so the lake is okay for swimming or canoeing but would not recomend it for canoeing. Great place to go for camping though.

Thank conrop
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Park, trails, water, fishing, hiking - all available only in few minutes drive from Guelph. Wonderful area. Please keep it clean.

Thank Vitaliy F
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Sucharita S
16 June 2017|
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Response from C A | Reviewed this property |
yes, to go inside the park/beach etc . but lots of free trails all around there.
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jlozon
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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