We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Port Perry
Post
Inbox
Search

Durham East Cross Forest Conservation Area

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Good Place To Walk Your Dog

We visited the Durham Forest Conservation Area last week to walk our husky - as we love to visit... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
JenniferRose
,
Ajax, Canada
Worth the drive to hike this hidden gem!

Trails are well groomed and interesting. It is not crowded and my horses are welcomed. Haven't... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
Josecanucee
,
Port Perry, Canada
Read all 5 reviews
Have you been to Durham East Cross Forest Conservation Area?
Post photosWrite Review
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
May 11, 2018
“Good Place To Walk Your Dog”
Sep 7, 2017
“Worth the drive to hike this hidden gem!”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
55°
39°
Oct
43°
30°
Nov
32°
20°
Dec
Contact
4560 Devitts Road | Scugog Township, Port Perry, Ontario L0B 1L0, Canada
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
2
1
1
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
2
1
1
1
0
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We visited the Durham Forest Conservation Area last week to walk our husky - as we love to visit different parks in Ontario once a week for some fresh air. It's a very large conservation. We walked aimlessly for two hours. There is lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JenniferRose
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Trails are well groomed and interesting. It is not crowded and my horses are welcomed. Haven't done the whole trail yet but it is a relatively easy hike and beautiful scenery. Parking is secure and lot always has space.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Josecanucee
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

The East Cross has lots of potential. Unfortunately there are dirt bikes and ATVS that spoil the experience. Visiting a "conservation" area should be a good opportunity to enjoy fresh air and a nice walk in peace. Shouldn't have to dodge dirt bikes and hAve...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Piquoiseau
Reviewed March 23, 2016

this is a fairly new Conservation Area that has multi-trails and a lot of great habitat. The trails are still under development and former non-compatible uses such as trail bikes and four-wheelers are still causing some concern. For the nature lover, it is excellent as...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank GeoffCarpentier
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Great place for a hike. Fall time is best because colours are beautiful. Go solo or enjoy with a companion. Not too stressful but enough to make you feel good.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank MarleneB924
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
San-Man Motel
29 reviews
12.49 miles away
Best Western Plus Bowmanville
241 reviews
14.13 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites
24 reviews
14.25 miles away
Kingsway Motel
33 reviews
14.67 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 76 nearby restaurants
Enniskillen General Store
27 reviews
6.19 miles away
Buttertarts 'N More
9 reviews
9.79 miles away
Village Bakeshop
57 reviews
10.24 miles away
Orono Country Cafe
40 reviews
10.23 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 33 nearby attractions
Tyrone Mills Limited - 1846
89 reviews
6.44 miles away
Wolf Run Golf Club
8 reviews
8.38 miles away
Trail Tours Dirtbike / ATV School
25 reviews
8.95 miles away
Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park
744 reviews
9.64 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Durham East Cross Forest Conservation Area staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Frequently Asked Questions about Durham East Cross Forest Conservation Area