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Conservation Halton

Service: Newcomer Programs

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-336-1158
Fax 905-336-7014
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Fundraising ; Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) ESL Programs
Tour of Discovery 
* a guided tour of the reconstructed 15th century Iroquoian longhouse at Crawford Lake 
* call 905-854-0234 ext 3200 or email 
to book 
Time Capsule 
* a guided hike around Crawford Lake on an elevated boardwalk  
* discover this rare meromictic lake's unique natural and geological features 
* call 905-854-0234 ext 3200 or email 
to book 
Snowshoe Adventure 
* Crawford Lake supplies the snowshoes and instruction for this outdoor experience 
* call 905-854-0234 ext 3200 or email 
to book 
Maple Syrup Time! 
* take the horse-drawn wagon to the sugar bush at Mountsberg to tap a maple tree, smell the boiling sap and taste fresh maple syrup 
* an optional pancake breakfast can be purchased 
* call 905-854-2276 ext 3300 or email to book 
Birds of Prey 
* guided exploration of Mountsberg's wildlife walkway where participants will become familiar with the Ontario owls, hawks, falcons, eagles and vultures they might see soaring overhead 
* call 905-854-2276 ext 3300 or email to book 
* these programs are for newcomers but open to anyone
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * program hours vary with each program
Dates Vary with each program
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Mississauga ; Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees Program ; fees may apply for some programs
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Conservation Halton Administration Office
2596 Britannia Rd W
Burlington, ON L7P 0G3
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Intersection Guelph Line and Britannia Rd
Physical Access Not Applicable - depends on location
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Festivals & Special Events ; Other Sports ; Parks, Trails & Gardens ; Seasonal Sports ; Special Events ; Special Interest Clubs
Service Categories Backyard Conservation ~ Community Newcomers ; Environmental Beautification ; Land Conservation ; Nature Centres/Walks ~ Community Newcomers ; Snowshoeing ; Special Events ; Wildlife Appreciation Societies

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