Mud Lake

Recreational Activities Available

Description

Located in Port Colborne beside the Old Welland Canal, Mud Lake is a conservation area dedicated to the preservation of vegetation and wildlife. Encompassing over 60 hectares of wetland and 54 hectares of field and woodland, Mud Lake offers nature trails, superb bird watching, fishing and fall waterfowl hunting.

This man-made wetland is an important resting and feeding stop for migratory birds, claiming numerous rare bird sightings, and providing a unique setting for both novice and expert bird watchers. Explore three trails ranging from twenty minutes to over one hour of nature hiking. Three wildlife viewing blinds/waterfowl blinds are accessible by canoe.

Related Contacts

Furtney, Gregg
Conservation Areas Supervisor
905-562-5235 x.24

Operating Hours
Year round, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Location

  • Mud Lake

    Mud Lake Conservation Area

  • Mud Lake 2

    Mud Lake 2

More Information

Controlled Hunting
Visit the Hunters & Anglers page for details and restrictions

News

Fire at Wainfleet Bog Officially Ruled Out

Wainfleet, ON (July 25, 2016) - The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority today announced that the fire event at Wainfleet Bog Conservation Area has officially been ruled out.

Wainfleet Bog Fire Upgraded to Under Control

WAINFLEET, ON (July 12, 2016) - Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) Haliburton Fire Response confirmed at 19:00, July 11, that the status of the fire at the Wainfleet Bog is upgraded