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Kelso Conservation Area

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Little known oasis :)

My wife and I enjoyed a quick half-day getaway mid-week in August to escape the heat. Kelso (Milton... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mississauga, Canada
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Beach Day

Great Beach day close to home. Sand and water were clean. there a many picnic tables and a snack... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Milton, Canada
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5234 Kelso Rd, Milton, Ontario L9E 0C6, Canada
+1 905-878-5011
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, pup and I visited Kelso on Sunday, 19th of August, 2018. The views are breathtaking. Wendy thinks so too... we look forward to visiting again soon. Leave a helpful vote if you like Wendy! Thanks 🙏

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a quick half-day getaway mid-week in August to escape the heat. Kelso (Milton area) is a short drive from Mississauga and I am always surprised by how many people I know that have not visited this great conservation area. In...More

Thank steverpov
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great Beach day close to home. Sand and water were clean. there a many picnic tables and a snack bar as well as bathrooms close to the beach.

Thank jules272421
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Hi there, My wife and I and of course our dog, love coming here on hot sunny days! Hang out in water, going on hikes, paddle boat rides and so much more. Well run, clean , and fair prices. Thanks team, we will return later...More

Thank G-TOWN81
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Convenient location for a local day-trip to the beach, especially with young children. Has all the basics: nice clean stretch of beach (gets busy on hot days but doesn't feel overcrowded), water is also clean, lifeguards, snacks/BBQ vendor, boardwalk for a nice stroll. Also had...More

1  Thank JaisyY
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Not the best beach. Beach area is full of seaweed. If you go in the summer time more than half the beach is reserved for camps. Personal floatation devices( including life jackets and noodles) are not allowed in the deep end. Swimming is only allowed...More

1  Thank cmassari21
Reviewed May 27, 2018

There are many conservation areas in Halton region close to each other, but I found Kelso the least impressive. It has large man-made lake, where canoes and kayaks could be rented; However; views in my humble opinion are not as beautiful as in Rockford, hiking...More

3  Thank travelladdict2015
Reviewed January 30, 2018

We arrived here for a day camp with three othrr families. Arriving early made sure we had the best spot and the closest parking available. This has nice boardwalk. If you are adventurous, you can pick some blackberries along the walk. The lake water is...More

2  Thank Rajesh P
Reviewed January 1, 2018

You can have great walk trails year round Winter you can go and learn to ski, or practice snowboarding (rates drop after 5pm) Fall and Spring you can have picnics and bar-b-Q's If you go from the top access the trails take you to beautiful...More

Thank 579alfonsom
Reviewed October 28, 2017

As a child my parents would take all the family to Kelso for day picnics. We went swimming, hiking, cooked over the open fire. Best of all fishing with my Dad. Some of my best childhood memories were made at Kelso. It's even more beautiful...More

2  Thank Gerri M
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Mahma H
August 13, 2018|
Response from Guneet S |
Yes it is allowed just don’t forget it.
Shehla M
August 6, 2017|
Response from Mona K | Reviewed this property |
$6.75 for adult, less for seniors and kids. I think this fees enables you to enter Rattlesnake Point, Hilton Falls as well