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Hamilton, Halton, Brant Region

Communities in this area include Georgetown, Acton, Halton Hills, Milton, Oakville, Burlington, Aldershot, Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Dundas, Ancaster, Brantford, Paris, Rockton, Flamborough and Waterdown.

The shores of Lake Ontario, the cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment, the beauty of the Grand River (a designated Canadian Heritage River) and countless more wonderful destinations can be found when you visit this region.

The Niagara Escarpment winds it's way through Hamilton and is a part of the UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Hamilton has more waterfalls than anywhere else in Ontario. The Spencer Gorge/Webster's Falls Conservation Area is an excellent place to explore two waterfalls located here; Webster's Falls and Tews Falls.

Cootes Paradise also has many kilometres of trails and the largest wetland on the west end of Lake Ontario. Today it is part of the Royal Botanical Gardens and efforts are being made to make the area user friendly while at the same time encouraging the regeneration of natural plants and animals. 

The Eramosa Karst Conservation Area is a new conservation area and features trails, boardwalks and bridges. From here you can view many unique geological formations including underground streams and small caves. Eramosa Karst is located in the south western section of Stoney Creek area of Hamilton.

royal botanical gardens
Royal Botanical Gardens

spencer falls
Spencer Gorge-Tew's Falls/Webster's Falls Conservation Area

Places to Explore

Coote's Paradise
Dundurn Castle
Eramosa Karst Conservation Area
Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area
Royal Botanical Gardens
Silver Creek Conservation Area
Spencer Gorge-Tew's Falls/Webster's Falls Conservation Area

Ontario Towns and Cities

Dundas, Ontario
Georgetown, Ontario
Hamilton, Ontario


Explore by Region

R1: Southwest Ontario
R2: Niagara Canada
R3: Hamilton, Halton & Brant
R4: Huron, Perth, Waterloo & Wellington
R5: Greater Toronto Area
R6: York, Durham & the Hills of Headwaters
R7: Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay & Lake Simcoe
R8: Kawarthas & Northumberland
R9: South Eastern Ontario
R10: Ottawa & Countryside
R11: Haliburton Highlands to the Ottawa Valley
R12: Muskoka, Parry Sound & Algonquin Park
R13a: North Eastern Ontario
R13b: Sault Ste. Marie – Algoma
R13c: Northwest Ontario