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Park Conditions Update

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 by Sandy

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CONDITIONS AT A GLANCE

Island Lake Conservation Area Open seven days a week during daylight hours only. $5 self -serve fee or display valid membership on your dashboard, no services or water access permitted. Trail access is available. The lake is now going through periods of freezing as weather changes. Shore fishing is not recommended. Only the waterfront washroom open at this time of year.
       ~  Lakeside Trail  Trails are open.
Terra Cotta Conservation Area Open seven days a week during daylight hours only. Self-serve fee station or display valid membership on your dashboard. Walking trails available, washrooms closed for the season.
Belfountain Conservation Area Closed until Spring 2018. Please see below for updates to our picnicking policy.
Ken Whillans Conservation Area Open seven days a week during daylight hours only. $5 self serve fee or display valid membership on your dashboard, no services, washrooms or water access  permitted.

Island Lake Conservation Area

Open seven days a week during daylight hours for a self-serve fee of $5.  Trail access is available. Trail access parking areas are listed here: www.creditvalleyca.ca/VBLT. The lake is now going through periods of freezing as weather changes. Shore fishing is not recommended. For your safety STAY OFF ICE until public access is posted  online and in the park. Picnic bookings are closed for the season with 2018 dates available at www.picnics.ca 

Terra Cotta Conservation Area

Terra Cotta Conservation Area is open seven days a week, during daylight hours only. Admission is payable at the self serve station or display a valid membership on your dashboard. Reservations are closed for the year. Please find 2018 reservation dates at www.picnics.ca.

Belfountain Conservation Area

Belfountain Conservation Area is closed until Spring 2018. Thank you for a great year!

PLEASE NOTE: A new picnic policy is being initiated at Belfountain Conservation Area. Day camping is no longer permitted and all 10 picnic tables now have a 30 minute maximum to ensure that all visitors have access to resting areas if needed. When planning your 2018 outings, we suggest visiting Island Lake CA or Terra Cotta CA if you are interested in picnicking for periods longer than 30 minutes.

 Ken Whillans Resource Management Area

Ken Whillans is open daily during daylight hours only for a $5 self serve fee or membership, with no services or water access permitted. Shore fishing and trail use are open. Area will close November 30 or earlier if snow conditions exist.

GENERAL TRAIL USE

This time if year it is common for trail or park closures due to high winds or severe weather. If trail system are marked as closed, please respect and obey all posted signs. For park updates and closures due to weather and trail conditions, CVCs corporate website at www.creditvalleyca.ca will display a red headline box at the top of all pages. You may also check back here for park conditions.

For questions or more information, please contact our customer service line at 1-800-367-0890 or email recreation@creditvalleyca.ca

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