Morrison Dam Conservation Area (MDCA) is located near 71108 Morrison Line, RR 3 Exeter, Ontario.

Driving Directions: From Exeter, take County Road #83 east for two (2) kilometres, turn right (south) at Morrison Line. Entranceway is 500 metres ahead.

After the construction of Morrison Dam in 1959, the Ausable River, east of Exeter was transformed into a lake ecosystem with many recreational opportunities.

Visitors enjoy canoeing, fishing, picnicking, birdwatching, hiking on the five-kilometre trail.

The trail is part of the South Huron Trail network.

We would also direct you to read our DISCLAIMER and our TRAIL USERS CODE.

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Length: 5 km
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Compacted soil/hard packed
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Accessibility not known.

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: seasonal washrooms

The Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority is the trail contact.

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 43.3584990
Longitude: -81.4570110