Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority [Central East]

Site: Bradford West Gwillimbury

Service: Scanlon Creek Nature Centre - Outdoor Environmental Education Program

Record #: ALL0065
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 12 Jun 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-895-1281
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-0437
Fax 905-853-5881
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Primary Contact Nicole Hamley, Education Manager; Phone: ext 243; Email:
Alternate Contact Katarina Zeppieri, Event and Marketing Specialist; Phone: ext 116; Email:

Site Information

Description (Site) Cross street: 9th Conc and County Road 4 (formerly Hwy. 11)
Located In Community Bradford West Gwillimbury
Address & Map
2450 9th Line
Bradford West Gwillimbury, ON
Canada L3Z 2A5
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Intersection 9th Conc and Hwy 11
Mailing Address 2450 9th Line 
Bradford West Gwillimbury, ON 
Canada L3Z 2A5
Physical Access Partially Accessible

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Nature Centre situated in the Scanlon Creek Conservation Area, offering outdoor and environmental education programs. These include:
  • Scanlon Creek Field Trips - specializes in experiential, curriculum-based learning for students (K to Grade 12 including SHSM) and educators.
  • Outreach Education - if unable to visit at Scanlon Creek, Outreach Educators can come to the school or community group meeting located within the Lake Simcoe watershed.
  • Training and workshops - training and professional development workshops for educators and other community groups.
  • Camps - variety of camps each year, including March Break, summer and special interest programming.
  • Forest School - guided by child interests and curiosities, children have the freedom to explore, build, and play to uncover hidden learning.
Hours Hours vary, call for details
Areas Served Durham Region ; Peel Region ; Simcoe County ; York County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Application forms available online
Languages English
Fees Call or email for information.

Agency and Service Names

Alternate Name LSRCA
Former Name Professor E.A. Smith Natural Resources Education Centre

Agency Information

Parent Agency Name Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority [Central East]
Legal Status (50) Non Profit

Taxonomy and Classification

Service Categories Outdoor Environmental Education