Contact Information
Office Phone Main Office 905-827-6911; 
Campground (seasonal) 905-827-3228; 
Large group picnic shelter reservations 905-827-6911 ext 288; 
Naturalist in the Classroom and school trip bookings 905-827-6911; 
Summer day camp leaders - field trip booking 905-827-6911 ext 288
Toll Free Phone Ontario Parks (camping reservations only) 1-888-668-7275
Fax 905-827-8706
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Primary Contact Sheila Wiebe, Park Marketing and Education Specialist; Phone: 905-827-6911 ext 228; Email:
Alternate Contact Luke Coady, Park Superintendent; Phone: 905-827-6911; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Cathy Entwistle, Senior Park Interpreter; Phone: 905-827-6911; Email:
Site Information
Site Location Day use area: N of QEW at Burloak Dr (exit 109) * campground: N of QEW at Bronte Rd (exit 111)
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Park Office
1219 Burloak Dr
Oakville, ON L6M 4J7
View Google Map
Intersection Burloak Dr and Upper Middle Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - washrooms, Nature Centre, Children's Play Barn, Recreation Complex, Snack Bar, Spruce Lane Farmhouse (first floor) are accessible * also certain trails and some campsites
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established 1975
Primary Executive Luke Coady, Park Superintendent; Phone: 905-827-6911 ext 223; Email:
Alternate Executive Christine Prince, Assistant Superintendent; Phone: 905-827-6911 ext 225; Email:
Funding Provincial ; Fees - admission ; User fees: day use permits, camping permits and shelter rentals
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) An Ontario Provincial Park located in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). 
The park contains over 10km of multi-purpose trails, picnic shelters, a turn-of-the-century living history museum (Spruce Lane Farmhouse), nature centre with live animals, electric service campsites, children's playbarn, seasonal outdoor pool and a farm. 
* access to campground via Bronte Road and Upper Middle Road 
* 144 electrical sites (Trailer/tent, yurts) 
* showers  
* flush toilets  
* play areas  
* group camping  
* family programs  
* reservations recommended  
Day use and trails (Burloak Drive entrance) 
* fishing (see Ontario Fishing Regulations for seasons)  
* garden plots (50 plots, 4.5m x 9m available for rent on an annual basis)  
* hiking trails  
* leash-free designated exercise areas for dogs 
* outdoor sports facilities (paved rollerblading path, 18-hole Disc golf course, basketball courts, baseball diamond)  
* winter activities (toboggan hill, trails for cross-country skiing) 
Education and Interpretation programs and facilities: 
Nature Centre (in day use area) 
* educational facility with live animals, hands on displays and other natural wonders  
* school group education programs  
Spruce Lane farmhouse 
(in day use area) 
* museum built in 1899  
* school group education programs offered 
NEW in 2018-19 
Naturalist in the Classroom 
* book a date for our staff to visit your class to lead curriculum linked education programs 
* 905-827-6911 
Outdoor Swimming Pool (July 1 - Labour Day) 
(in day use area) 
* 1.8 acre pool  
* lifeguards on duty 
Park store 
(in day use area) 
* open during pool season, otherwise closed 
* sells merchandise and rents equipment such as rollerblades 
Picnic areas and shelters 
(in day use area) 
* many picnic tables and 11 shelters with a barbecue on site  
* shelters can be reserved from January onward for use between mid-June and September 30 
Playbarn and Children's Farm 
(in day use area) 
* for ages 10 and under to jump, slide, swing and climb  
* call ext 288 to reserve for school and youth groups 
For directions and additional information on the education and research programs supported by the Friends of Bronte Creek visit
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm (closed on statutory holidays)
Dates Day-use and trails, picnic areas and shelters, playbarn and children's farm are open year round (except Christmas Day) 
Campground: Apr to Oct 
Nature Centre: May-Sep 
Outdoor Swimming Pool: last Sat in June to Labour Day 
Park Store: open during pool season 
Spruce Lane Farmhouse: Victoria Day weekend in May to Sep 
Annual events:  
Mar: Maple Syrup Festival  
May: Springtime on the farm 
Jul-Aug: Daily programs 
Aug: Ghost walks 
Sep: Harvest Festival  
Sep: British Car Day 
Oct: Camper Halloween  
Dec: New Year's Eve Coyote Howl
Areas Served Canada ; USA
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Not required
Languages English
Fees Admission ; campsite permit, or daily vehicle permit required * seasonal or annual passes available * extra fees apply for swimming pool, rentals, special events, food etc.
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Community Gardening ; Halloween Events ; New Year's Events ; Public Parks ; Swimming/Swimming Lessons

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