Category Archives: Alerts

Updated Watershed Conditions Statement (Flood Outlook) – Lake Ontario Shoreline

The Hamilton Conservation Authority (HCA) is advising that Lake Ontario water levels continue to be significantly above normal, due to record inflows from Lake Erie and continuing flooding in the St. Lawrence River.  Although there are no observations, reports, or expectations of significant shoreline flooding or erosion at this time, localized flooding and shoreline erosion…
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Christie Lake Trail Updates

Christie Lake Trail Updates Posted on June 6, 2019 Open Mountain Bike Trails Happy Hawthorn Bike Trail, West side of Trillium and Devils Punchbowl Loop are open to mountain bikers. All other trails remain closed due to wet conditions. Equestrians All Christie Lake trails are currently closed to equestrians also due to wet trail conditions.
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Boardwalk at Fifty Point marina closed

Due to hazardous conditions in the marina area caused by the high water levels in Lake Ontario, the boardwalk around the marina at Fifty Point Conservation Area is closed to the general public beginning May 27, 2019 until further notice. Limani at Fifty Taverna and the conservation area are still open and operating. Boat owners will still…
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Equestrian Trail Use in the Dundas Valley

Equestrian Trail Use in the Dundas Valley Posted May 21, 2019 The warm weather this past weekend has improved the Dundas Valley trail conditions. The following trails are now open for equestrian use: Main Loop Trail Headwaters TrailMonarch TrailRail Trail All other trails in the Dundas Valley remain closed at this time to equestrians. The…
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