Selwyn Beach Conservation Area is located on the northeast shore of Chemong Lake and is best known for its excellent swimming provided by a gently sloping sandy beach. The conservation area also offers a boat launch and docking facility, a large picnic shelter, group camping area and hiking trails.

There are approximately 3km of hiking trails with natural scenic views, making the property an ideal destination for nature viewing. The property has a diverse range of habitats and ecosystems to explore.

The gently sloping sandy beach and swimming area offer a great way to cool down on hot, sunny days. Parents and caregivers are advised that the beach and swimming area are not supervised. Sorry, no dogs allowed on the beach.

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

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Selwyn Beach Conservation Area characteristics

Length: 3 km of trails
Difficulty: Easy (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible.
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported.

Amenities: washrooms

Attractions: picnic area, swimming

Otonabee Conservation (705) 745-5791

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.4728310
Longitude: -78.3449810