Crawford Lake






10am – 5pm

Children’s Harvest Activities

Discovery hunts, games and crafts. Make a corn husk doll.


Self Guided Hikes

  Three Sisters Exhibit - Deer Clan Longhouse  

10am – 5pm

Longhouse Exploration

Step back in time and explore the 15th century Iroquoian longhouses and village. Visit the amazing Deer Clan Longhouse and the exhibits within.

10am – 5pm

Scenic Lookout Trails

Crawford Lake – Take a stroll around the elevated boardwalk surrounding the unique meromictic lake. The boardwalk offers several interpretive and rest areas. 1.4km round trip (40 min) (easy hike).


Nassagaweya Lookout – Follow the Escarpment Trail as it winds through rocky woodlands and along the brow of the Niagara Escarpment. Spectacular views of the fall colours. 2.4km round trip (1 hour) (moderate hike).

11am, 1 & 3pm

Longhouse Lore Presentations

Join staff for Longhouse Lore Presentations. Discover how First Nations people at Crawford Lake lived.

11am – 5pm


Enjoy an outdoor BBQ. (weather permitting)


Select Days




Oct 8-10
10am–1pm & 2– 5pm

Wagon Rides with Horses

Take in the fall colours while relaxing on a horse-drawn wagon! Last ride departs at 4:15pm. Crawford Lake on Oct 10–12 Hilton Falls Oct on 3–4 ($3.50/adult, $2.50/child).

Oct 8-10
& 2–4pm

First Nations Presentations with Chief Topleaf

Look, listen and learn with Chief Topleaf as he shares about First Nations culture through traditional music, stories and props.