McGeachie Conservation Area

McGeachie Trails Closed – Effective May 24, 2022

For Immediate Release from the Crowe Valley Conservation Authority
The McGeachie Conservation Area trail system will remain closed until further notice.  Due to the storm on May 21, 2022 there is extensive damage to the trail system.  Please do not go on the trails until they are cleared and safe for public use.  If you have any questions, contact CVCA office.

The McGeachie Conservation Area is located on the north shore of Steenburg Lake, in Gilmour Ontario, Hastings County, and is operated by the Crowe Valley Conservation Authority.  The Conservation Area consists of 500 acres of land that was donated by Jack and Ethel McGeachie in 1994.  There are walking trails throughout the property, as well as a creek, beaver ponds, wildlife, and wetlands.

From Hwy 7, follow Hwy 62 north for approximately 40 kilometers, until you reach the North Steenburg Lake Road, turn left. After approximately 2.5 kilometers, just past the public beach, you ll find the McGeachie Conservation Area on the right. Travel approximately 1 more kilometer and you ll find the entrance to the trails, also on the right hand side.

water view at McGeachie Conservation area
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McGeachie Conservation area sign