In light of COVID-19, the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority's conservation areas and all buildings, including the Ganaraska Forest Centre, will be closed to the public until further notice.
Ball's Mill Conservation Area
Ball’s Mill is located north of Cobourg in Hamilton Township and consists of 38.1 acres (15.7 ha). The land was acquired on November 6, 1974 and offers both woodland trails and a pond - great for exploring and spotting wildlife. You can walk, fish or relax near the dam, pond or stream.
Ball's Mill CA is closed (no winter maintenance) from mid-October through to May.
While visiting, please respect neighbouring private properties and stay on GRCA Conservation Area land.
Please report any illegal dumping: 1-866-293-8379
How to get to Ball's Mill CA:
- Take Highway 401 to County Road 45 (Norwood/Cobourg exit)
- Travel north to the village of Baltimore
- Turn left on Harwood Road
- Travel .25 km to Ball’s Mill located on east side of road