Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority [Central East]

Service: Scanlon Creek Nature Centre - Outdoor Environmental Education Program, Bradford West Gwillimbury

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: 905-895-1281 ext 243; Email:
Alternate Contact Katarina Zeppiere, Event & Marketing Specialist; Phone: 905-895-1281 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:
  • ┬áScanlon Creek Field Trips - specializes in experiential, curriculum-based learning for students (K to Grade 12 including SHSM) and teachers.
  • Outreach Education - if unable to visit at Scanlon Creek, Outreach Educators can come to the class or community group meeting. Choose from complimentary watershed presentations or outdoor experiential learning with hands-on activities.
  • Training and workshops - training and professional development workshops for teachers and other community groups.
  • Camps - variety of camps each year, including PA Day, March Break 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 (spring and fall session).
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 Conservation Area [Scanlon Creek]
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