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Laurel Creek Conservation Area

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625 Westmount Road | R.r.#3, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 2Z4, Canada
+1 519-884-6620
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Much Ado About Nature

I have visited Laurel Creek over many years in every type of weather. Cross country skiing in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jamesbV391GG
Enjoyable!

My three highlights in this Conservation Area, were the lake and its beach. People could kayak and... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Robby G C
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625 Westmount Road | R.r.#3, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 2Z4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited Laurel Creek over many years in every type of weather. Cross country skiing in the midst of a snow storm; canoeing in dead calm water or battling a significant headwind on a blowy day; hiking with my dog through an abundance of...More

Thank jamesbV391GG
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My three highlights in this Conservation Area, were the lake and its beach. People could kayak and some were enjoying the sun on the beach. The second one was the dam. We couldn’t see in completely, but still it was beautiful! The third one was...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I took my young son here to enjoy the sand and water. Unfortunately, the sand here is very very rocky and multiple people were bitten by leeches while swimming in the water.

1  Thank M P
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The main attraction of this place must be the many trails that one can explore on bike or on foot. To me this is a place to visit is early to late summer as it can be a wet and muddy experience otherwise.

1  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have visited many times, and recently kayaked on the lake. It felt like I was up north, like a little vacation close to home. Not sure about swimming, but come for a nice walk or to sit by the water. Its a treasure right in...More

Thank roadwearytraveller66
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It's wonderful to have this gem of a conservation area right in the heart of the city, really. Taking a quiet walk on the trails and just listening to the leaves rustle, the birds calling, or the frogs plopping into the nearby water does the...More

1  Thank mugsymittens
Reviewed 10 July 2017

very nice and close way to get away from everything. Decent beach early in the season, and camping was ok. Good trails, and lots of carp in the river. Have seen deer and large turtles.

Thank familymancanada2013
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Very good for a day out! We were feeling very comfortable! For sure we'll go back again very soon! Great for a BBQ!

Thank Francineide G
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Quite nice park, good for a walk with dog, or for biking with kids. There is lake (actually not a lake but a dam), but the sand area is very small and usually terribly polluted with geese poo, to clean it they mix it with...More

1  Thank Elena A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The lake is perfect for kayaking, canoeing, or paddle boarding. And the campground is set up for you to enjoy the beauty of nature. Well appointed shelters and bathrooms are ample here. Clean and well maintained.Because it is operated by Grand river Conservation, If you...More

Thank sherd0n
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