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Kortright Centre for Conservation

#5 of 37 things to do in Vaughan Features Animals
9550 Pine Valley Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6, Canada
+1 905-832-2289
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Maple syrup central. A wonderful Park

The centre has a strong educational twist, with sweet plus to the visit. Maple sugar shack in the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
skaszab2016
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Toronto, Canada
Excellent hiking place in Vaughan

Visited this conservation area in Vaughan. A lot of information about Inuit people, some history... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Khalid J
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Toronto, Canada
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9550 Pine Valley Drive, Vaughan, Ontario L4L 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The centre has a strong educational twist, with sweet plus to the visit. Maple sugar shack in the winter brings our lots of people and children galore. Adding the chance to stroll within nature and enjoy the wildlife I'd say it deserves A+

Thank skaszab2016
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at the Maple Syrup Festival. We look forward to you visiting us again!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visited this conservation area in Vaughan. A lot of information about Inuit people, some history, outdoor activities for people of all ages. We had very nice hike and then found an outdoor patio, right in the lush green tall trees, for yoga. A number of...More

Thank Khalid J
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Kortright Centre for Conservation and were able to learn a lot. We look forward to you visiting again and exploring all of the trails available.

Reviewed 16 April 2017

This venue is on the most beautiful conservation land. Spring, summer, winter or fall it doesn't matter what time if year it is there is always something to there. Maple syrup time with pancakes, playing in the snowy forest, and so much more. The activities...More

Thank Tracey F
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi Tracey, Thank you for your review. We couldn't agree with you more about the beautiful conservation area at Kortright Centre! Thank you for letting others know about all of the activities we have available throughout the year and how great it is for a...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Really enjoy the time spent here. Great hiking trails and lots of information about the ecosystem. Great place to bring the kids, can even have nice picnicMore

Thank LackOfValue
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi, Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear you had a great time visiting and exploring the trails at our conservation area. Thank you for letting others know about the trails and how much information we have available for children to learn...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go to learn some history about syrup and the inuit people. A place to walk around and have contact with nature.More

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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi, Thank you for the review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Kortright Centre during our Maple Syrup Festival and learned about the history of maple syrup. We look forward to you visiting us again and enjoying all the conservation area...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

It was a busy Maple Syrup Festival Sunday judging by the amount of vehicles that were queueing to get into the already packed parking lot. Important information about Maple Syrup are posted on trees like the fact that 85% of the world’s maple syrup comes...More

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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Hi Betty, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Maple Syrup Festival held at Kortright Centre for Conservation. Thank you for letting others know about the demonstrations and information available about...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Maple Syrup Festival is a great way to get out and enjoy the day. Lots of trees, trails and great staff with smiles that know their stuff. The food was great too. Pancakes, sausages, pulled pork sandwiches, and much more. The gift shop has lots...More

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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Maple Syrup Festival and were able to enjoy all of the delicious food options we have available. We hope to see you back this summer exploring all...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Far enough from the City to make a trip out of it but close enough to make it convenient. Went with some friends and their kids for Maple Syrup festival. I liked what they had setup (Pioneer station, modern station) but I felt like they...More

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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience at Kortright Centre. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and sampling the maple syrup. Thank you for providing feedback on our festival, we are always looking for new...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We live nearby so we often go hiking here. It is now March break so fun to see maple syrup being made the old fashioned way. Over the years, some of the trials have been closed, including the marsh walk, due to washed out bridges...More

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TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you are able to come and enjoy all of the trails available and the Maple Syrup Festival at Kortright Centre. We look forward to you coming and exploring more of our trails this summer.

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

There are 3 main trails to take if you are hiking: Forest, Marsh, and the Power Trip. Forest and Marsh are typical dirt trails, but nothing too difficult. Power Trip is flat and is more of an educational loop rather than a hiking trail. Parts...More

Thank Chiucheong
TRCAParks, Coordinator Client Management at Kortright Centre for Conservation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

Thank you for your review. Thank you for letting others know about the different trails available to visitors at Kortright Centre for Conservation. We look forward to you visiting us again this coming season.

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