Hamilton Conservation Areas provide a beautiful backdrop to your family, maternity, wedding or engagement photos! From thick forested areas, open meadows, and shorelines of Lake Ontario, to the newly reconstructed Hermitage Ruins and more, our diverse locations allow users to shoot year-round in a variety of settings.
All professional photos taken in our areas require a permit.
Family/Engagement/Maternity: $75.00 + HST
Wedding Photos (Conservation area natural settings, excludes Hermitage Ruins): $250.00 + HST
Hermitage Ruins: $350.00 + HST
This fee includes your admission to the area. A reservation is required and offered on a first come, first served basis.
To book your photo permit, please contact the area you wish to have your photos taken. Click here for area contact information.