Rice Lake Conservation Area

Located east of Bewdley in Hamilton Township, this 181.91 acre (73.6 ha) piece of wetland was acquired on April 28, 1972. There is plenty of space and beautiful spots to explore in this passive and naturalized area to enjoy your favourite activities such as photography, fishing, nature study, bird watching and discovering wildlife in various habitats.

Rice Lake CA is closed from mid-October through to May.

While visiting, please respect neighbouring private properties and stay on GRCA Conservation Area land.

2oldguyswalking website has a great review of this site, with images. Go here to read this review.

Rice Lake Conservation Area has just one of the many nature trails and hiking trails you can find throughout Ontario by using the search features of OntarioNaturetrails.com

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Rice Lake Conservation Area characteristics

Length: 2.5 km linear return
Difficulty: Easy (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: Picnic Tables

Attractions: None

Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority Phone: (905) 885-8173

Find it: 7398 Cavan Rd, Bewdley, ON

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.0857640
Longitude: -78.3035200