Pinehurst Lake Conservation Trails

Pinehurst Lake is a nine-hectare (23-acre) kettle lake formed by a single piece of ice. The nine-hectare (23-acre) lake has a sandy beach and is surround by mature Carolinian forest. During the summer months (April-October) Pinehurst Lake is transformed into a summer playground offering camping, swimming, fishing, boating, picnicking and hiking opportunities. In the winter, Pinehurst is transformed into one of the premier snowshoe and ice-fishing facilities in the region. Pinehurst Lake is open for cross-country skiing with 12 kilometres of ski trails, groomed and trackset. Ski rentals are available and Pinehurst specializes in renting skis to school groups that use the area by reservation.

Directions: From Highway 401: Take Hwy. 97 exit Turn right onto hwy 97 East Turn right onto Dumfries Road Turn left onto Wrigley Road Turn right onto Spragues Road which changes to Pinehurst Road The Conservation Area is located on the left-hand side about 5 min. down road. From Highway 403: Exit at Rest Acres Road Head north on Rest Acres Road toward Paris Turn right onto Hwy. 2 (King Street) Turn left onto Dumfries Street Turn left onto Grand River Street and follow through downtown. Keep straight - the road will change to Pinehurst Road The Conservation Area is located on right hand side about 10 minutes north of Paris Information provided by the Grand River Conservation website.

http://www.grandriver.ca/index/document.cfm?Sec=27&Sub1=129

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TRAIL STATS
LENGTH:
8 km (Hiking), 13 km (Cycling), 12km Xsking 
DIFFICULTY: •• 
ACTIVITIES:
Hiking & Walking, Canoeing & Kayaking, Snowshoeing & Backcountry 
CHARACTER:
Natural 
SURFACE:
Gravel, Soil - Compacted 
AMENITIES:
Admission Fee, Parking, Picnic Areas, Washrooms, Designated Rest Areas, Camping 
OTHER:
Partial Wheelchair Access, Playground, Concession, Boat Launch,  
LOCATION
REGION:
Southwestern Ontario 
SUB-REGION:
Grand River Country 
CLOSEST TOWN(S):
Paris 
GPS:
Latitude 43.26856
Longitude -80.38724
See Map 
SEASONS / HOURS
April-October, winter when snow conditions permit 
CONTACT INFO
NAME:
Grand River Conservation Authority , Admin 
PHONE:
866-900-4722 
EMAIL: Email Us Now  
WEB SITE
For more information, including maps, please visit our Web site at www.grandriver.ca
 
 
 

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