NBMCA's offices in North Bay (15 Janey Ave.) and Parry Sound (69 Bowes St.) will be closed from December 22, 2023 (at noon) and will reopen January 2, 2024 (8:30 am).

Staff will respond upon their return, however should there be an emergency, please call 705-474-5420 and the answering service will forward your message.

Have a happy holiday! 



November 6, 2023

EAU CLAIRE GORGE CONSERVATION AREA  - The gate at the bottom of the road that leads to trailhead and washrooms are now closed for the season.  
LA VASE PORTAGES CONSERVATION AREA AND ELK'S LODGE 25 FAMILY PARK - The gates are now closed for the season. The washroom at Elk's is now closed for the season.

November 6, 2023

CORBEIL CONSERVATION AREA  - Now open as the river has receded.

October 16, 2023

MATTAWA ISLAND CONSERVATION AREA AND ELK'S LODGE 25 FAMILY PARK - Washrooms are now closed for the season.

October 13, 2023

PAPINEAU LAKE CONSERVATION AREA - The dock at the boat launch has now been removed for the season.

July 18,2023

KINSMEN TRAIL - The Kinsmen trail at the Oak Street Tunnel has been re-opened.  Use caution in the area as a portion of the trail is gravel. Asphalt work still needs to be completed.

Update October 3, 2023 - Good news!  Construction of the Boardwalks at Laurier Woods Conservation Area have been completed head of schedule.  Laurier Woods is open!


September 11, 2023

NBMCA OFFICE OBSERVATION DECK - Remains closed until further notice due to maintenance and repairs to the tower.   Completion anticipated January 2024.