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Elora Gorge Conservation Area

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7400 Wellington Rd 21, Elora, Centre Wellington, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited the Gorge many times since the 1990's and are always impressed with the natural beauty of it. I would recommend it to anyone who enjoys a natural setting for hiking or picnics. It's also a beautiful place for wedding pictures.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank plainleanconsulting
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

It is one of the places you have to visit it is breathtaking great trails, caves, rapids just amazing worth the drive.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KittyToronto_Canada
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Excellent place for a hike - absolutely stunning in the fall. Be mindful that there is only one (steep) staircase down from the town of Elora, so be mindful of how far you get from it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dwoodc01
Reviewed October 7, 2018

While exploring this area we visited the Elora Gorge. The gorge is very well presented although the trails sometimes do not provide such a good view of the actual gorge because you can't get too close to the steep cliffs. There are however places where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Art H
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Excellent hiking trails, great campground, activities include swimming in the park, tubing & kyaking in the Gorge. Cross country skiing in winter. Great spot for photography all 4 seasons of the year. Friendly staff.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ken B
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to go for day trip. Lots to see good trails. Very clean park. Need good shoes lots of steep hills on the trails

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Carl Karen B
Reviewed September 19, 2018

After many years away, we came back to re-visit Elora. Although, things have changed in the town, the gorge is still very pretty and protected. We went around a few different areas to see it. The town is very busy during the summer with many...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Usia2014
Reviewed September 12, 2018

walk down to the Gorge in various places throughout Elora. Nice gardens and old stone steps lead you down in most areas.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynda W
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We first stopped off at the Main Street where the shops are. Most of them were closed. There was one little boutique ice cream shop which grand opened today, very family with young children friendly. At the back there were drawing stations and a small...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LadyVenomuz
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Elora is a beautiful little town just an hour away from Hamilton. Boutique shops and lovely cafés and restaurants. Plus the views of the Grand River are worth the visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MikeandKimWilliams
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Kathy B
August 12, 2018|
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Response from B5242VHkennethc | Reviewed this property |
how far?... google maps will help, but definitely at least a couple of hours. parking is free though. as for hours will depend on the store im assuming. there is hiking along the gorge. pretty easy hike. you can also go... More
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Sarah A
August 9, 2018|
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Response from ChrisL1974 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but go with people who can swim. 90% of the tubing is a lazy river and is slow and relaxing. And the depth of water is from knee to chest high. It is mandatory to wear a life jacket and a helmet which can be rented or... More
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wwqpaul
August 4, 2018|
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Response from lisamT2938HF | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, call the conservation area
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