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Address: 161 Falls Street, Rockwood, Ontario N0B 2K0, Canada
Phone Number: (519) 856-9543
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Overall a beautiful park. A bit on the small side. The trails are beautiful with trilliums in full bloom. The campgrounds appear to be well maintained. Stayed in the Maple area... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Region of Waterloo, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

My boyfriend and I recently stayed two nights at Rockwood. The first night 2 of our neighbors were kicked out and we had headlights shining directly into our tent till 3am. The second night we went to the beach at 11pm to take a couple night shots (my boyfriend is a photographer) and security creeped up on us, dressed in... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Overall a beautiful park. A bit on the small side. The trails are beautiful with trilliums in full bloom. The campgrounds appear to be well maintained. Stayed in the Maple area which has full hookup. This appears to be a newer area. The trees are not mature and there is no privacy between sites. However for early may I had... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I had the absolute pleasure of being able to grow up here. I used to walk through the conservation area on my way to school (we always had a GRCA season pass, so I didnt feel bad about it!). The hiking/trails are absolutely incredible, no matter the season. Pack your snowshoes and/or skates if you head here in the winter... More 

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Rockwood, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Let's say your 100 feet inside the park from the east entrance, you'll have no idea that your in southern Ontario. It feels like the north, but the water is warmer. Some great natural bowls and cedar forests combined with well travelled trails but with locations that you can branch off to be on your own. Lot's of scout camp... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I grew up just by here, this place was a common destination. Lots of cliffs to jump off, as well as swimming under the waterfall is just wonderful

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I went for a 5-hour school trip in here, and loved it. During my trip, I explored a few caves and canoed with a colleague. The staff were friendly and encouraging, and the place was beautiful, but I do not recommend the caves. Basically, the caves are a bunch of small tunnels with very short ceilings, and the objective is... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights recently. The beach, canoeing, trails and caves are all great and our kids had a lot of fun. Another reviewer noted that the beach area gets busy and full quickly, which was our experience as well. The campground is just okay. The area we were in (Cedar Valley) is close to very busy and noisy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We went with our Scouting Unit for a weekend camping trip. It was a great weekend with alot to do for a relaxing weekend with friends and family. RC has canoeing, paddle boats, bike/walking trails, caves to explore, playground & small beach on site too. Group sites are small, but was good for us. Only "complaint" would be that its... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Pros: Great for weekend (2 night stay max). Small lake but great for beginner canoeist. Takes about 2 - 3 hours to explore, and caves are good too. Cons: do not stay for long weekends. Place gets busy really fast. Park fills up with a lot of day trippers with bbq's and noise. Gets busier to move around park. Parking... More 

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London, ON
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

"We stayed here recently as part of a group outing that we do every year, and unfortunately are unlikely to go back. Not because it was bad, just not what we were looking for. Although the park is quite large there are only a select number of things to do. The water was a little grimy although it is classified... More 

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