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Valens Conservation Area

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1691 Regional Road 97 | Flamborough, Hamilton, Ontario N1R 5S7, Canada
+1 905-659-7715
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Peaceful hiking trails

My wife and I went up to Valens midweek and basically had the entire conservation to ourselves. It... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dwbcaa
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hamilton
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Local campground close to nature

Nice and well run campground, close to home, but all the perks of camping - canoeing, fishing... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
DocMum
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Hamilton, Canada
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1691 Regional Road 97 | Flamborough, Hamilton, Ontario N1R 5S7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went up to Valens midweek and basically had the entire conservation to ourselves. It cost $20 for the two of us to enter the park. We were only there to hike not to camp or swim or canoe. We spent almost...More

Thank dwbcaa
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Nice and well run campground, close to home, but all the perks of camping - canoeing, fishing, little hikes, bikes. Electric or non, trailer or not, you will have fun here. Little kids love it! They can cycle unaccompanied, and there is a soccer area...More

1  Thank DocMum
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

What a wonderful place. We discovered Valens last fall and had an excellent time hiking, biking, canoeing and enjoying nightly fires. We recently visited again in February to try some winter camping and had a great time during the family day weekend with some skating,...More

Thank Dale B
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went for a weekend at the end of September when the weather was amazing. Not many people in the park which was nice. They have a lot of hiking trails, a nice beach and a great lake to kayak or go fishing in. Make sure...More

Thank klein3
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Bring a picnic, beach umbrella, swim wear. The beach is great for all ages. There are great places to hike in this park.

Thank Jennifer D
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have been to Valens many times, now its been a few years however disappointing that the water was not good to swim in. Same thing happened last time we went. There was a time they had filtration and cleaned the water however not anymore....More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

First off...they have a no alcohol camping policy to try and avoid big parties...they try to keep it family oriented and safe...

Thank Leo h
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

I'm a single dad. I was looking for a campground for my 5 year old son and I that had a bit of everything and wasn't too far away from Toronto. Valens ticked all the boxes. Here's why: The camp sites are awesome. Spacious, two...More

1  Thank BeersTO
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

They now offer paddle boarding! Great spot for a picnic with paths for walking, fishing and boat rentals. Calm little lake with good facilities. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the day.

1  Thank Wendy M
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have driven by the sign for Valen's on the 401 thousands of times and had never gone. Finally I set up a work trip to go and try their 'forest skating trail'- what a great surprise! It cost barely anything to get in and...More

Thank Walley55
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Shawn A
27 June 2017|
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Response from reneechristiansen | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I always stayed at fox run 154 153...I liked the open area for kids to run and it was near bathrooms and water
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Ronald K
26 March 2017|
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not that I.ve seen
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