Ganaraska Forest Centre

Description (Service) COVID19 Staff available by phone and email. 
Over 11,000 acres of forest for year round outdoor recreational activities with a multi-use facility, focusing on environmental outdoor education for school children. 
* Offering rental space for community and corporate retreats, weddings, and special events 
* The Centre features dormitories that sleep up to 86 people, a commercial kitchen, great hall, seminar rooms, kitchen, dining hall, and an indoor gymnasium 
* Gatehouse open weekends
Service Details
Hours COVID19 Office closed to the public. * Gatehouse closed. Call or visit website for updated information 
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm Forest is open for recreational use every day during daylight. 
Gatehouse: Sat, Sun 9 am-4 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Durham Region ; Northumberland County
Boundaries East to Grafton; West to Bomanville; North to Northumberland County boundary
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Membership application online
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Admission - Day Use Fee
Address and Location
Located In Community Port Hope
Address & Map
10585 Cold Springs Camp Rd
Campbellcroft, ON L0A 1B0
View MapQuest Map
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Building ; All-terrain wheelchairs available to rent
Contact Information
Office Phone Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority Main Office: 905-885-8173
Fax Ganaraska Forest Centre: 905-797-2545 
Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority Main Office: 905-885-9824
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Ed Van Osch, Forest Recreation Technician; Email:
Alternate Contact George Elgear, General Superintendent; Email:
Primary Executive Amy Griffiths, Marketing and Communications Officer; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority 
2216 County Road 28 
Port Hope, ON L1A 3V8