Forest Recreation Overview
The Ganaraska Forest is an outstanding outdoor recreation venue. With hundreds of kilometers of trails, the Ganaraska Forest provides opportunities for a variety of activities, including hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and nature appreciation.
The Central Forest lands are reserved for passive recreation, while hunting and motorized activities are permitted in the West and East Forests. Please review the boundaries for all areas, as shown on the Ganaraska Forest maps.
Ganaraska Forest Centre, 10585 Cold Springs Camp Road, Municipality of Port Hope - 905-797-2721
Noone’s Service Centre, 8262 Highway 35/115 (6 am - 10 pm daily) - 905-983-9290
Sandaraska Park, 156 Sandaraska Road, Pontypool, on the northern edge of the West Forest - 705-277-2000
Please note annual closures - Thanksgiving through May 1st
Ganaraska Leathercraft, 3846 Wilcox Rd, east of Highway 35/115 - 905-983-9540
Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority, 2216 County Road 28, Municipality of Port Hope - 905-885-8173.