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Kortright Centre for Conservation

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Maple syrup tour by lamplight

Lots of fun enjoying a beautiful evening walk in the sugar bush woods learning about the maple... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2019
Frannie1969
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Toronto, Canada
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More families in the GTA should go to

It's great that a giant outdoor facility like this exists. It's very easily accessible in Vaughan... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2019
Venture26006191594
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Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Lots of fun enjoying a beautiful evening walk in the sugar bush woods learning about the maple syrup process and its history. Loved the maple treats, too!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Frannie1969
Reviewed March 11, 2019

It was just ok. Nothing special at all. The facilities are old and moldy. Floor of reception area has severe frost heaves making it downright dangerous for anyone unsure of their footing. Food was average. Staff were indifferent. Nice outdoorsy venue if the weather is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 16, 2019

It's great that a giant outdoor facility like this exists. It's very easily accessible in Vaughan and it a nice change from indoor educational facilities. Tons of walking trails for the public.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Venture26006191594
TRCAParks, Coorindator, Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2019

Thank you for your review! Thank you for letting others know how easily accessible Kortright Centre for Conservation is and that we have a lot of great walking trails. We look forward to you coming and visiting us again!

Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

The idea of this event is great, but I feel that it wasn’t as well organized as it could have been. The area with the large games was all squished together under a covered area. It could have been spaced out better. The trail was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Thank you for your review! I am glad to hear that the kids had a goo time at Kreepy Kortright, and learned a lot about owls! Thank you for your input on how to make the event more enjoyable in the future. We hope you...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We went to a Kreepy Kortright event, and even though the weather did not cooperat (it was wet snow with slushy stuff on the trails) the even was not cancelled and we had lots of fun!

Date of experience: October 2018
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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear you and your family braved the weather and had a great time at our Kreepy Kortright! Thank you again for your review.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Really enjoyed the workshop on bees. Very informative, our workshop leader Jonelle was friendly and knowledgeable. Enjoyed the outdoor portion, including the honeybee hives, bumblebee identification and honey samples!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sbsherma
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the Kortright Centre Bee Workshop you attended and we able to learn a great deal from Jonelle. We hope you will come and visit the conservation area again.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We attended a family wedding and although it was a rainy evening accomodation had been made for an "outdoor" wedding. It was lovely, good food, great service, wonderful setting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janice G
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the wedding you attended at Kortright Centre for Conservation. We look forward to you coming and enjoying the conservation area again!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We went to a wedding here and the outdoor setting was beautiful, until it poured with rain! This wasn’t even an issue, but the staff moved us indoors once were were soaked into a small room where we shared the space with another wedding. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a great time at the wedding you attended. We understand your concerns with the staff and we have passed this message along to the appropriate staff members. Thank you again fro your review and we...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

If they have no special event, you are pretty much on your own because they operate on a skeletal crew (only saw 4 ppl working: 1 at the gate/parking and admission; 1 at the desk and gift shop, 2 on the grounds). Minimal signage on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you for your note; we appreciate the feedback. It is unfortunate that you did not have a positive experience at Kortright Centre for Conservation. We understand your frustration regarding the trail markers being updated and it being difficult to to locate the correct trail....More

Reviewed April 8, 2018

I began a mindfulness program at Kortright on Friday. The first day was an wonderful introduction into the beauty of nature and how we need to STOP and make ourselves part of it. A great reliever of stress and beginning of meditation in nature!

Date of experience: April 2018
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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you have enjoyed the mindfulness program at Kortright Centre for Conservation! We hope that you enjoy the rest of the program and we look forward to you visiting us again during the summer months.

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