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Family Day Weekend Administration Office Hours

All Halton Parks are open during the Family Day Weekend. The Conservation Halton Administration Office is closed Monday, February 18, 2019, and will re-open on Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

Service Disruptions for Administration Office and Parks

The Conservation Halton Administration Office is closed on Tuesday, February 12 due to inclement weather. The office will reopen for regular business hours at 8:30 am on Wednesday, February 13. Glen Eden and all CH parks remain open. Visitor Centres and other buildings at Hilton Falls, Mountsberg and Crawford Lake are closed for the day.

Watershed Conditions Statement – Water Safety for Lake Ontario Shoreline (Feb 12, 2019)

Conservation Halton advises that an Environment Canada winter storm warning is in effect over the watershed area. A combination of 15 to 25 cm snow and ice pellets, possible freezing rain, and strong winds are anticipated starting early tomorrow and continuing throughout the day before ending on Wednesday. The winter storm will result in strong easterly winds of 40 km/hr gusting up to 80 km/h near the shores of Lake Ontario.

Homeowner Workshops begin in February 2019 in Dundas

Want to upgrade your yard, but do not know where to start? Conservation Halton is offering a series of gardening workshops, called the Healthy Neighboursheds Homeowner Workshops, for homeowners to learn about landscaping techniques that will save them money and time.

Join us at Glen Eden on February 3rd for United Way Snowflake Day

Join us on February 3 to support Halton & Hamilton United Way and receive front of the line lift privileges, dual slalom race participation, a swag bag and more.

Mountsberg’s Owl Prowls offer opportunity for adventure and insight

Mountsberg Conservation Area is once again gearing up for our popular winter Owl Prowl programs. Intrepid prowlers will be provided with lots of information on our native Ontario owls during a winter night hike to search for wild local owls.

Conservation Halton Holidays Hours 2018

Conservation Halton’s Administration Office will close for the holidays as of 1 p.m. on Monday December 24th. Walk-in services for permits and planning will close as of 12:30 p.m.

Conservation Halton seeking landowners for tree plantings on property

Conservation Halton is looking for landowners for 2019. The knowledgeable, expert staff at Conservation Halton will conduct a free site visit to discuss your project objectives and create a planting plan that is well suited to your property. We will help you access and apply to the appropriate funding programs to reduce the cost of tree planting. Conservation Halton staff will also plant the trees, and come back for tending, and other follow-up.

Enjoy a Family New Year’s Eve celebration at Mountsberg

Welcome 2019 with family and friends and a lively dose of outdoor fun this New Year’s Eve! Mountsberg Conservation Area is pleased to present its kid friendly, New Year’s Eve Hoopla, December 31, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. until 9 p.m.

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.