Upper Thames River Conservation Authority

Site: St. Marys

Service: Wildwood Conservation Area

Record #: PER0783
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 04 Jul 2023


Description (Service) A 473 site campground with modern washrooms and laundry facilities. Lake excellent for swimming, boating, sailing and fishing. 30 kilometers of hiking and cycling trails, summer recreation programs, large day use area, special events include Family Fishing Derby, canoe and kayak rentals available. In winter, offers trails for hiking, snowshoeing, ungroomed cross-country skiing and groomed fat bike trails.

Environmental Education outdoors, hands-on, experiential programs that teach environmental concepts and foster an appreciation for the natural world.
Wildwood Outdoor School for school groups to Gr 12.
Wildwood Nature School - please contact directly for information.

Service Details

Public Comments A 22 kilometer loop trail has been opened, ideal for hiking and mountain biking. Permits are available at the gatehouse.
Hours May-Sep Mon-Thu 6 am-12 am, Fri-Sun 6 am-2 am. Sep-Oct 7 am-12 am. Oct-Dec 8 am-4 pm.
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility No restrictions. Wildwood Nature School age 2 to 13.
Application No restrictions.
Languages English - Reception
Fees Ask for Fee Schedule. Also available on website HERE

Address and Location

Located In Community St Marys
Address & Map
3995 Line 9
RR 2
St Marys, ON
Canada N4X 1C5
Intersection Hwy 7 and Perth Line 9
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking, bathrooms and campsites

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-284-2292
Toll Free Phone 1-866-668-2267
E-Mail infoline@thamesriver.on.ca
Website https://www.wildwoodconservationarea.ca/
Primary Contact Paul Switzer, Superintendent; Phone: 519-284-2292 Ext 431; Email: switzerp@thamesriver.on.ca

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