Announcements Archive


Kelso Trail Closure 2018

The Kelso Trail Network will close on November 18th 2018 due to conditions and safety concerns as the Glen Eden season starts.

Halton Parks Membership Delivery Delays

Due to the postal strike, there may be delays with delivery of your Halton Parks Membership.

2018 Watershed Report Card provides a look at environmental health of Conservation Halton watershed

Conservation Halton have released the 2018 Watershed Report Card which grades the health of our watershed using four key measurements: Forest Condition, Groundwater Quality, Impervious Land Cover Surface Water Quality.

Halton students learn about water conservation and stewardship at 2018 Halton Children’s Water…

The 13th annual Halton Children’s Water Festival (HCWF) was held from September 25 to 28 at Kelso Conservation Area in Milton. This year’s festival welcomed more than 3,600 students between grades two to five from across the region. The annual event brings the classroom outdoors to help educate children in a fun and engaging way about the world’s most precious natural resource - water.

Fall and Winter Hours for Halton Parks

Fall and winter hours for Halton Parks will begin October 11, 2018. During this time, parks will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m until April 13, 2019.

Join us for the Hops and Harvest Festival in October

Hops & Harvest is an autumn festival, from October 13th until October 14th, in Kelso Conservation Area, that features breweries, food vendors, and artisans while celebrating the great outdoors. Register before the Early Bird deadline on September 21st for extra perks!

Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook issued on September 7th at 1:00 PM

Conservation Halton issued a Watershed Conditions Statement - Flood Outlook at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, September 7. Widespread flooding is not anticipated, however the forecasted precipitation may result in higher than normal water levels and flows in local streams.

Join Us for the Turtle Island Festival on September 9

Feel the drumbeat as the longhouse village comes to life during this celebration of First Nations’ history and culture.

Conservation Halton Labour Day Weekend Hours

All Conservation Halton Parks are open for the Labour Day long weekend. The Conservation Halton Administration Office is closed Monday, September 3.

Christmas Town Lottery Registration Dates are Announced

Over the years, Santa’s cabin has been joined by a top secret elves workshop, a present wrapping depot, a reindeer flight academy and a cozy kitchen for Mrs. Claus. Together the little village is known as Christmas Town. Registration for the lottery will be in September.