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Guelph Lake Conservation Area

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Nice Place but not safe and family friendly

I camped at Guelph Lake Conservation Area , Campsite # 175 ( Meadowvale ) on 6-Jul night ( Saturday... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2019
Chaitanya T
Disappointing

Conservation authority doesn't really manage the noise or complaints/concerns. They had an... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2019
sfkcl2005
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7743 Conservation Rd, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J1, Canada
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

Conservation authority doesn't really manage the noise or complaints/concerns. They had an alcohol/cannabis band in place yet drunk obnoxious people were being disrespectful until well into the morning hours (2 am) two nights in a row. Very Disappointing.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sfkcl2005
Reviewed August 22, 2019

We had 3 sites in lower section with family and friends. Disrespectful campers behind us. Loud music, walking through our 3 sites to get to washroom and very loud after 11 Pm quiet time. We lodged complaints at office. They were spoken to but still...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 5, 2019

The campground was relatively quiet and campers were well spaced, nobody seemed to be on top of anyone else. Site was spacious and well shaded and public showers were free and relatively tidy. Our first weekend at a public park was turning out to be...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 11, 2019

I camped at Guelph Lake Conservation Area , Campsite # 175 ( Meadowvale ) on 6-Jul night ( Saturday ) and 7-Jul night ( Sunday ) I was camping with my family which included 2 young kids ( 7 and 11) and a dog. Let...More

Date of experience: July 2019
3  Thank Chaitanya T
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Living down the Speed River trail we walk up regularly to meet the Guelph Lake trail and then on up into the conservation area. To think you can live in a city and still have access to a huge trail system, taking a left to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AndrewGraydon
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Large grounds for picncs and biking at summer time. You can also do canoeing. And fishing. You can relax ,walk .read and enjoy nature.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank reginamaria11
Reviewed February 8, 2019

I love visiting Guelph Lake in the winter time and walking or snow showing. it is great because dogs can run and there are so many friendly faces out and about. there are some great trails thru the forest and it is especially pretty in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Catherinemiller
Reviewed January 20, 2019

I love that place.When I feel sad,I go there.5 yrs ago when I lost my both parents,I used to there almost every week.I love green trees,conservation area.When city spoil the conservation area it break my heart.City don't care anything what we like.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank anantaseth01
Reviewed September 11, 2018

The conservation area gives an excellent opportunity to relax, camp, bbq or spend time with relatives. Check it out.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Slots2014
Reviewed September 9, 2018

It was a good place for camping 10 years ago or even longer. Now with all these noisy, annoying city guys, who come there for getting drunk, dropping their garbage all over, cutting and burning live trees, teens who don't know how to camp or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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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