Description (Service) A year round environmental educational centre which is accessible to all with;
  • wide ramps  
  • level trails  
  • improved lighting and sound equipment  
  • a wide range of adaptive equipment including a golf cart, an all-terrain chair, new stable docks, kick sleds 
    Facilities include
    • outdoor education programs  
    • gift shop  
    • exhibit hall  
    • live animal shows  
    • snack bar  
    • 8 kms of snowshoe trails  
    • 25 kms of cross country ski trails  
    • full ski and snowshoe rentals 
      Activities included with admission
      • family nature programs  
      • guided walks with a naturalist  
      • live animal demonstrations on weekends  
      • Wye Marsh after hours evening outings 
        Other programs and events include
        • March break, and summer daycamps for children  
        • Sweetwater Maple Syrup Festival in March 
        • canoe, kayak and snowshoe ecotours  
          Please visit website for details on all programs, activities and events.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Sun 9 am-5 pm
Dates Year round; only closes on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Areas Served Central Ontario ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Drop-in
Languages English ; French - Audio Tours ; German - Audio Tours
Fees Membership ; Program ; Admission ; Call or see website for information
Address and Location
Located In Community Midland
Address & Map
16160 Hwy 12
Midland, ON
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Intersection 5 km E of Midland
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; All facilities including trails are fully accessible. Accessibility Equipment is available upon request.
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-526-7809
Fax 705-526-3294
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Primary Contact Kim Hacker, Executive Director; Phone: ext 201; Email:
Alternate Contact Emilie Metcalf, Program Coordinator; Phone: ext 220; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 100 
Midland, ON L4R 4K6

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