Terra Cotta Conservation Area

Hiking at Terra Cotta Conservation Area

Explore 485 acres in the Niagara Escarpment at Terra Cotta Conservation Area. The park features a variety of trails that wander through mature forests and past streams and ponds. Don’t forget to visit the wetland.

Under the summer sun, enjoy a picnic and discover outdoor fun with your family and friends. In winter plan a trip to cross-country ski and snowshoe on groomed trails or skate on a frozen pond. Don’t be surprised if you see white-tailed deer bounding in the woods or hear the sounds of pileated woodpeckers in the trees.

Enjoy more than 50 kilometres of trails at Terra Cotta Conservation Area our parks. Trail ratings range from beginner to advanced and include parts of the Bruce and Trans-Canada trail networks.

As you explore our trails, you will cover a range of geographical features, including the Oak Ridges Moraine and the Niagara Escarpment. Take in the beauty of nature and the picturesque setting of our parks. Enjoy a leisurely stroll or challenge yourself to a rugged hike.

Some trails have limited activity use so please follow park guidelines for trail use.