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Rockwood Conservation Area

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Address: 161 Falls Street, Rockwood, Ontario N0B 2K0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 519-856-9543
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Incredible scenery, great walk

We went on a weekday in November, 18 degrees and sunny, so a perfect day. There was virtually no one there. We found the area to be incredibly beautiful with amazing rock... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Chris D
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London
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London
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a weekday in November, 18 degrees and sunny, so a perfect day. There was virtually no one there. We found the area to be incredibly beautiful with amazing rock formations, caves and water areas. The trails were awesome to walk and we had a super time. Would recommend to anyone looking for a lovely outing with wonderful... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

My friend and I went canoeing along the river and we found a mini waterfall, near the dam. It's a beautiful place for a stroll, for camping, hiking and exploring. This would be a great place to go swimming in the summer. The leaves were falling around this time of the year, so I thought it would be nice to... More 

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Emeryville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

Very nice area we camped overnight its right beside downtown Rockwood everything is walking distance. Canoe rental was a great thing to do beautiful in that small gorge.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Went there for a day, they have a nice park and a nice Beach. Lots of camping spots too. What it lacks is shaded areas. So if you go, pack sunscreen and an umbrella. It gets really hot too.

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Oakville, Canada
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

I was looking for new places to go kayaking and found Rockwood Conservation Area not far from home. Only 38km ride. Easy to find. We went late afternoon on a Friday, so not many people there. A lot of campers, but that was not our purpose. We parked by the old mill which was close to the water. We did... More 

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Rockwood, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Great place to take the family for the day or some camping. The park is so nice and very scenic , lots of places to go and see and hike or just stroll, can be in places where there are lots of people or you can find a nice secluded spots as well.

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Thank tayleefarm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Spent a Monday just hiking and cooking over a hot grill out in the fresh air. Nothing better then enjoying the simple pleasures in life outside under Gods canopy.

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382 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a place to stop and eat my lunch and I remember that the Rockwood Conservation Area was around the corner. It's been a long time since I've been here but it's just as I remember it. The lake and rock formations look really cool and there was a lot of people enjoying the water on this... More 

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Thank Pat M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Everything about Rockwood Conservation Park was wonderful. The staff was professional, courteous, and accommodating. The park was clean and beautiful. We were here visiting friends who live in Rockwood. We visited in a towable camper. I am looking forward to a return visit! Thank you!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

We went to Rockwood Conservation Area this past weekend. The scenery is beautiful. Great place for hiking or pleasure walk. Camping is enjoyable albeit the showers have room to improve. Beach is small, muddy but still quite suitable for sand castles building, swimming, sun bathing and play. Picnicking was loads of fun by the beach as the higher areas have... More 

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